Understanding Public Notices
The City of Birmingham distributes public notices to make you aware of important information and/or changes within your community. Public notices inform you about government actions, and will alert you when the interests of your family, your neighborhood or your business are affected by an upcoming project. Select from the notice categories below to learn what's happening around your home or business. Click on the orange envelope icon above (Email notify) to be notified by email of updates to this page.
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Private Project Notices
|Meeting/Notice Date||Project Address||Project Name||Board/Committee||Description|
|4/10/2018||1516 W Lincoln||Variance||Board of Zoning Appeals||Dimensional variance to construct a new single family home with attached garage.|
|195 Baldwin||Variance||Board of Zoning Appeals||Dimensional variances to renovate and construct an addition to an existing non-conforming home.|
|34915 Woodward Ave.||Sign Variance||Board of Zoning Appeals||Dimensional variance to sllow two (2) signs on the exterior of the building where one is permitted.|
|4/10/2018||191 N Chester||Variance||Board of Zoning Appeals||Dimensional variances to add and renovate an existing nonconforming structure.|
|4/10/2018||411 Coolidge Hwy||Variance||Board of Zoning Appeals||Variances to construct an addition with an attached garage to an existing non-conforming home.|
||191 Chester||Special Land Use Permit & Final Site Plan||City Commission||Public Hearing to consider the Final Site Plan & Special Land Use Permit to allow construction of an office over 3,000 s.f., and the addition of a new lobby|
||33588 Woodward Ave.||Final Site Plan & Special Land Use Permit amendment||City Commission||Public Hearing to consider the Final Site Plan & Special Land Use Permit amendment to allow construction of a small addition to allow for a new accessible bathroom|
||1509 Maryland||Variance||Board of Zoning Appeals||Dimensional variance for front yard egress window|
||633 W Frank||Variance||Board of Zoning Appeals||Dimensional variance for eave height for a detached garage|
|1563 Lakeside||Variance||Board of Zoning Appeals||Dimensional variance for a side yard setback to construct a new single family home with an attached garage|
|576 Vinewood||Variance||Board of Zoning Appeals||Dimensional variances to add and renovation a non-conforming structure|
Public Project Notices
|Project Address||Project Name||Board/Committee/
|3/16/18||316 Strathmore Road
Birmingham, MI 48009
|Springdale Golf Course Bridge Repair||Department of Public Services||Please note four bridges at Springdale Golf Courses are being repaired. Springdale Golf Course is scheduled to open on May 1st; weather permitting Lincoln Hills Golf Course will open on April 1st.|
|2/26/18||All properties adjacent to Old Woodward Ave. from Willits St. to Brown St., as well as for 400 ft. of Maple Rd. west & east of the Old Woodward Ave. intersection (Old Woodward Paving Project)||Installation of sidewalk streetscape||City Commission||Public Hearing of Necessity|
|2/26/18||Within the Old Woodward Paving Project area||Installation of sewer & water services||City Commission||Public Hearing of Necessity|
|2/12/18||All properties adjacent to Old Woodward Ave. from Willits St. to Brown St., as well as for 400 ft. of Maple Rd. west & east of the Old Woodward Ave. intersection (Old Woodward Paving Project)||Installation of sidewalk streetscape||City Commission||Public Hearing of Confirmation|
|2/12/18||Within the Old Woodward Paving Project area||Installation of sewer & water services||City Commission||Public Hearing of Confirmation|
Public Notices (Election, Ordinance changes, RFP notifications, etc.)
|Notice/Meeting Date||Project Name||Project/Meeting Address||Board/Committee/ Department||Description|
|Notice Date||Areas Impacted||Description of Work|
|Water Main Break||Bird Ave. and Grant St. intersection||
There is a 8" Water main break at the intersection of Bird Ave. & Grant St. The repair crew is on site to begin our water main break repair process. The water main was shut off at 8:45 am and should be repaired by 12 noon.
||Water Main Break||345 Shirley Dr. between Arlington Rd. and W. Maple Ave.||
We have a 6" water main break at 345 Shirley Dr. between Arlington Rd. and W. Maple Ave. We have our repair crew on site to start our repair process after all utilities are marked. We plan to shut off the water main at 10 am and restore water for these residents by 3 pm. No other residents are affected by this water main break. Our repair crew will notify affected residents before we shut off their water supply.
|2/14/18||Water Main Break||520 N. Glenhurst||
We have a 8" water main break at 520 N. Glenhurst between Pine St. and Oak St. We have our repair crew on site to start our repair process once utilities are marked. We will notify the residents on this water main break before we shut of their water supply. We plan to shut this water main off at 12 noon, and have it repaired and on full supply by 3 pm.
|2/7/18||Water Main Break||690 E. Maple Rd.||
We have a 6" water main break at 690 E. Maple Rd. between Woodward Ave. and Elm St. We have a repair crew on site to begin our repair process. Residents are not affected, the crew will notify the commercial properties before we shut off this water main. We are projecting repairs to be completed by 2 pm.
|1/24/18||Water Main Break||424 Bennaville Ave. between Edgewood and Grant St.||
There is a 6 inch water main break at 424 Bennaville Ave. between Edgewood St and Grant St. The area has been made safe with lighted barricades and caution tape. The roads are salted, and the water main break is draining into a nearby catch basin in Bennaville. A repair crew will begin at 7 a.m., and we anticipate services to be restored by 1 pm.
||Water Main Break||911 Brookwood St. between N. Glenhurst and Raynale St.||
There is a 6 inch water main break at 911 Brookwood St. between N. Glenhurst St and Raynale St. A city repair crew is on site, and will notify the residents before the water main is shut off to start therepair process. The repairs should be completed by 5:30 p.m.
|720 Westwood Dr. between Oak and Pine St.||
We have a 6" water main break at 720 Westwood Dr. between Oak St. and Pine St. Our repair crew are on site to start our repair process and they will notify the residents on Westwood Dr. before we shut off their water main for repairs. We are projecting this water main to be fixed and on full supply by 1 pm today.
|1/9/18||Water Main Break||1607 S. Bates between Southlawn and Northlawn Blvd.||
There is a 6 inch water main break at 1607 S. Bates between Southlawn Blvd. and Northlawn Blvd. City crews will begin repairs on this break at 7 a.m. Tuesday morning. The area has been made safe with a lighted barricade, and this break is a very small leak draining into a catch basin.
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