• Notice to Residents

    Joint Meeting of City Council and Planning Commission via Electronic Meeting

    Meeting will be held on Monday, March 1, 2021 starting at 7 pm. 
    Join Zoom webinar through your computer:
    Or use these numbers to dial in:
    877-853-5247 (US toll-free)
    Meeting ID: 821 5387 9512
    Click here for Electronic Notice
  • Notice to Residents

    City Hall Closed to the Public

    For the health and safety of our residents and employees, please pay utility and tax bills through the drop box at City Hall or online. If you would like a receipt, please include request with payment. Please call 248-437-1735 with any questions.
  • Notice to Residents

    COVID-19 Information and Resources

    Click here for COVID-19 vaccine information from Oakland County.

    Click here for COVID-19 resources available through Oakland County.

    COVID-19 tests are still available and appointments may be made through Oakland County Health Number at 800-848-5533.
  • Notice to Residents

    Water Tank Construction Video

    Click here to see a time-lapse video of construction of the new water storage tank on Dorothy Street near McHattie Park.
  • Recycling and Yard Waste Information

    RRRASOC Notice and Curbside Recycling Guidelines

    Please click on the above heading for up to date recycling information.

    Refer to city calendar of events for additional Document Shredding or Hazardous Waste events.
    Effective 2/5/2020, shredded paper is not allowed in recycling bins or carts. Click on heading above for news release.

  • Notice to Residents

    2021 Dog Licenses Available

    2021 Dog Licenses are now available through Oakland County. Fees are set by the Oakland County Board of Commissioners.

    Click here to purchase license directly from Oakland County. 

    Licenses may be purchased locally via our drop box.

    Click on the heading for price list and more information.

  • Notice to Residents

    DTE 2021 Tree Trim Maintenance Program

    DTE tree trimming crews will be working in and around the South Lyon Area in 2021. 
    If tree work is needed on your property, DTE will leave a "Tree Work Scheduled" door card. If you have any questions, please call 800-477-4747.
    Click here for map showing maintenance area.
  • Notice to Residents

    Simple Recycling Service Suspended

    Simple Recycling has temporarily suspended service due to Covid-19. If you have USABLE items that you would like to donate, please contact their partner company at www.donatestuff.com or call 734-728-4560 to schedule a pickup.
    Or drop off at:
    987 Manufacturers Dr.
    Westland, MI 48186
    M-F 9-5
    Sat 9-3
  • Notice to Residents

    Winterizing Outside Spigots

    The City of South Lyon Water & Wastewater Department recommends that property owners winterize their outside spigots to avoid freezing lines and property damage.
    Please use the following links:

    Winterizing instructions

    You Tube video
  • Notice to Residents

    Water and Sewer Improvements Press Release

    The City of South Lyon has initiated a $10 million dollar upgrade to its water and sewer plant infrastructure. These improvements will be made over the next ten years.
    Please click here for full press release.
  • Notice to Residents

    City to Adjust Operations in Response to Covid-19 Risk

    The City of South Lyon is adjusting their operations in response to increasing COVID-19 risk.

    Click here for complete public notice.
  • Current Job Opportunities with the City of South Lyon

    The City of South Lyon is currently seeking candidates to fill open positions.

    The City of South Lyon is currently seeking candidates to fill the positions listed below:

    Paid-on-call Firefighters
  • Notice to Residents

    Election Results

    To view all Oakland County Election results, please click here.
  • Notice to Residents

    Eagle Scout Project

    Stuart Brown of Troop 228 is working on an Eagle Scout project building a display case for the South Lyon Cemetery. 

    Click on heading to see a sketch.
  • Notice to Residents

    Show Your Love For Lyon Campaign

    The Lyon Area Taskforce created a marketing and promotion campaign to support small local business owners. Residents are reminded to shop local and dine local to support these businesses.

    Click on heading for a link to the press release.
  • Notice to Business Owners

    ReOpen Toolkits

    Oakland County is providing ReOpen Toolkits to businesses with 50 employees or less within the City of South Lyon.
    Place order with this link:

    ReOpen Toolkit Order

    Distribution ongoing.

    Click on heading for flyer.
  • GFL Recycling

    Please visit the Links to Resources page under the Residents tab for information regarding the GFL Recycling Cart Order Form.
  • Notice to Business Owners

    COVID-19 Workplace Safety

    The Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration has put together some business safety guidelines when dealing with COVID-19. Please click on the link below for more information:

    COVID-19 Workplace Safety Guidance
  • Notice to Residents

    COVID-19 Testing Available

    COVID-19 Testing is available to all residents of Oakland County. Click on the link below which will take you directly to the Oakland County website:

  • City of South Lyon now partnering with MITN Purchasing Group

    New Partnership

    The City of South Lyon has partnered with the MITN Purchasing Group to publish solicitations and quotes.

    Click here for a link to current bid opportunities.
  • Notice to Residents

    Coronavirus Information

    Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is the disease caused by a new respiratory virus. This is a rapidly evolving situation.

    Please follow the link below for the most up to date health information.


    Click on heading above for link to flyer

  • Notice of Suspension

    FOIA Processing Suspended

    In compliance with the Governor's Executive Order No. 2020-21, Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) processing and responses are suspended beginning March 24, 2020 since they are not necessary to sustain or protect life.

    Click on the heading above for news release.
  • Notice to Small Business Owners

    Small Business Disaster Loan Information

    The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) provides low-interest, long-term disaster loans to businesses of all sizes. SBA disaster loans offer an affordable way to recover from declared disasters.


    Please click on above heading for link to more information.
  • Board and Commission Members Needed


    The Zoning Board of Appeals meets the third Thursday of the month (as needed).
    Residents are needed on this board to assist in review of applications from residents or businesses for variance of ordinances.


    Special Notice to the residents of the City of South Lyon

    Please click on the Document Center tab and follow the link "special notice"

  • South Lyon Rail Trail

    Visit the Parks and Rec page and click on the link under Rail Trail to view an informative video put together by SEMCOG detailing the bicycle and pedestrian network in our region.
  • The Clerk/Treasurer's office has a Notary Public on staff

    Notary Services Currently Unavailable

    Please call to confirm availability of the Notary at City Hall. If you need to have multiple documents notarized or you need a certain number of witnesses, you will need to make an appointment. Please call 248-437-1735 to request an appointment. 
  • The Western Oakland Meals on Wheels Program is pleased to offer a Senior Lunch Program for South Lyon area residents

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