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It's time for the 22nd Annual Berkley CruiseFest Classic Car Parade!

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The City of Berkley is pleased to offer discounted tickets to Cedar Point thanks to membership with mParks – Michigan Recreation and Park Association.

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Money Magazine has ranked the City of Berkley #28 in their 2015 Best Places to Live list!

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AreaVibes has ranked the City of Berkley #2 in the state of Michigan for livability!

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Check out the Berkley Buzz for fun activities this Spring and Summer!

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NerdWallet has ranked Berkley #9 for best cities with young families in Michigan

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DTE Energy Tree Trimming Plan

Map (PDF) and information (PDF)

2016 Yard Waste/Leaf Pickup

The latest dates on yard waste/leaf pickup

Berkley Robina Project

Report on the Berkley Robina Project

Municipal Buildings Facility Condition Assessment

Assessment Report (PDF)

2016 Fall Tree Planting Program

Information on Fall Tree Planting Program (PDF)

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Berkley 21-100 Travel

Themed Birthday Parties

Many great day and extended trips are planned for this fall. Check out the full list on our Travel Page.

Discount Tickets for the Zoo!

Berkley Parks & Recreation has partnered with the Detroit Zoo offering discounted tickets for Berkley residents.  More information ...

  • 1 hour entertainment of choice
  • 1 hour in Party Room
  • 16 Guests
  • 5 Large Pizzas, Personalized Cake & Ice Cream
  • Choice of Juice, Lemonade or Water
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Berkley's fiscal year runs from July 1 through June 30.

2015-16 Adopted Budget

Financial Audit

View the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report Year ending June 30, 2015.

City Dashboard

The City of Berkley Dashboard has been updated for 2015.

W-9 Form

City of Berkley W-9 form (PDF)

2016 Woodward Dream Cruise

Signups for the 2016 Berkley Cruisefest are going on now. You can register online or call the Parks and Recreation department for more information.

Woodward Dream Cruise Information

Information for business owners

Temporary Use Permit Application for Woodward Dream Cruise

Application for Woodward Dream Cruise 2016. Deadline is July 1, 2016 @ 4pm.

Special Notices

Berkley City Manager Invites Residents to Chat

In his first few weeks on the job, Matthew Baumgarten, is excited about his role as Berkley’s City Manager and the prospect of making a positive impact in a well-run, stable community.

Baumgarten is getting a crash course in what makes Berkley unique. From the business leaders who serve on the Downtown Development Authority board to residents that stop by his office to introduce themselves, he has learned that residents are passionate about their quality of life in a city with tree-lined streets, good neighbors and a thriving school district. “I’m excited about this opportunity to meet the residents face to face and talk about the things that are important to us all”, said Baumgarten. “I have a vested interest in Berkley since my family and I are looking for a home in this beautiful city.”

Number one on the new city manager’s to-do list is establishing a dialogue with Berkley residents. To begin this process, Baumgarten is inviting residents to “Chat with Matt” and talk about city related concerns residents may have, operational challenges and priorities for the city and other matters related to the current state of city infrastructure, including municipal buildings.

Two “Chat with Matt” sessions will be held on Wednesday, August 3rd at 3 PM and 6 PM at Berkley Public Library, located at 3155 Coolidge Hwy.

Notice of Election - Primary Election on August 2, 2016
Notice is hereby given that a primary election will be held in the City of Berkley, County of Oakland, on Tuesday, August 2, 2016. Polls will be open at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. Detailed notice (PDF)
DPW Tree Maintenance Program

The Department of Public Works will be evaluating trees in the city’s public right-of-ways. Representatives from J. H. Hart, the urban forestry company hired by the city, will be driving through Berkley, trimming city owned trees as needed. On occasion, the certified arborists may determine a tree is in poor condition and recommend its removal. Some of the older Silver Maple trees in Berkley have internal rot. This condition compromises the tree’s structural integrity and ultimately creates safety concerns. For more information on this process, contact the Department of Public Works at (248) 658-3490.