Genisys Credit Union Proposes New LED Sign For Mortgage Service Center

Posted by – Shawn Keenan, City Planner

An application has been submitted by Genisys Credit Union to allow the installation of a LED automatic changeable copy sign at their new mortgage service center located at 2011 Executive Hills Boulevard.

Photo mock-up of what the sign will look like

The proposed sign will enable the credit union to better promote the services they offer to the community, while also allowing the Auburn Hills Police Department to display Amber Alerts and emergency messages when needed.

Proposed sign location

Those interested in learning more about this proposal are encouraged to attend the Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Wednesday, September 12th at 7:00 p.m., in the Council Chamber at City Hall.  A final decision on the application is anticipated by the City Council on Monday, September 24th.

To the Victor Goes the Spoils

Posted by – Shawn Keenan, Water Resources Coordinator

Congratulations to all the Paddlepalooza 2013 race winners.  It was a great day for the racers and paddling enthusiast who took the eight mile trip down the Clinton River, from Auburn Hills (Riverside Park) to Rochester Hills (River Crest Banquet Facility).

This year’s winner of the Mayors Challenge Cup goes to Rochester Hills.  Rochester Hills team of Mayor Bryan Barnett and Jan Asche’.  Rochester Hills now takes possession of the cup and has the bragging rights until next year’s race.  Congratulations Mayor Barnett!

One Person Kayak Race

One Person Kayak Race

One Person Kayak Race

1st place Bob Olsabeck (middle), 2nd place Richard Ewsley (right), 3rd Place Steve Hoffman (left)

Two Person Canoe Race

Two Person Canoe Race

Two Person Canoe Race

1st place Violet and Dave Fiddes (middle), 2nd place Curt Snyder and Lori Miller (left), 3rd place Chris Barnett and Andrea Asche’ (right)

Mayor's Challenge Cup

Mayor’s Challenge Cup

Mayor’s Challenge Cup

Bryan Barnett (right) and Jan Asche’ (left)

A special thank you to all of our 2013 sponsors and supporters:

Genisys Credit Union, Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World, Summit Sports, Moosejaw, REI, Clinton River Watershed Council, River Crest Banquet Facility, Noodles & Company, U.S. Army, OHM Advisors, Clinton River Canoe and Kayak Rental, Simple Adventure, Whole Foods and Caribou Coffee