Archive for Author: Southfield City Centre

Welcome to downtown… Southfield? It’s coming

An RFP is due for developers this Friday, April 21, to transform the city of Southfield. Southfield is seeking to transform an 8.15-acre parcel into a pedestrian-friendly, traditional downtown, something the city has never seen. Planned in the middle of the 20th century, Southfield embodies a suburban era of design...

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Evergreen Construction

Evergreen Road from 11-13 Mile will be under construction from now until November 2017.  Portions between 12-13 Mile are closed to thru traffic, Lahser being the posted detour route.  Signs were posted regarding this closure two weeks ago. The rest of Evergreen and the service drives are open but...

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Mayors Focus on Future in Annual Address

SOUTHFIELD/LATHRUP VILLAGE — It could have been demolished. But it wasn’t. During the annual State of the City address March 20 at Best Western Premier Hotel on Telegraph Road, Southfield Mayor Ken Siver reminded the elected officials and community members in attendance that the room they were sitting in...

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City Launches Age Friendly Community Effort

SOUTHFIELD — Southfield officials say they have long been focused on creating an enriched community that welcomes everyone  — young and old. According to Karen Schrock, chair of the Southfield Commission on Senior Adults, the city has recently bumped up efforts to provide resources for its aging population. COSA...

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