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Pontiac opens cooling centers

When high temperatures hit, Pontiac opens two cooling centers. One at the Robert Bowen Center and the other at the Ruth Peterson Center. Click here for the latest announcement. Read more...

State-wide Primary August 2nd

There will be a state-wide primary on Tuesday, August 2nd. Polls will open at 7:00 a.m. and close 8:00 p.m. Included are important millage renewals and charter revisions. Click here to go to the voting information page for more details.

Pontiac Power Week - August 14th-20th

Pontiac Power week will be Sunday through Saturday, August 20-26.  Events include Car Shows, Drag Races, Drive-in Movies, Live Music, a Circus and great food

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Notice: Ban on Recreational Fires Lifted

The ban on all recreational fires has been lifted. Click here to read the full notice. Remember, all open burning is  illegal in Pontiac. Recreational fires must be in approved closed devices. Click here to read the Fire Department's policy regarding recreational fires.

Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Franklin, Crystal Lake

A precautionary boil water notice is in effect July
12, 2016 for 270-352 Franklin and 178-240 Crystal Lake in Pontiac. This notice is due the scheduled water system maintenance and affects approximately 29 residential connections and 2 commercial connections (0 food service connections). Click here to read the official notice.


New Spirit of Pontiac Newsletter

"The Link" is Pontiac's new Business Guide providing information about events and developments happening in the city. In the back is a complete directory of Pontiac Businesses.
Click here to read "The Link"

City Crime Rate Drops

The Detroit News reports that Pontiac has seen a 37 percent decrease in violent crime since 2011.
Click here to read the article.