Welcome to Quality Living

Northville is a lively city, with a 150-year old history, that offers beautiful neighborhoods, a vibrant business district, first-rate schools and city services, historic buildings and settings, and plenty of parks and trails for relaxing, enjoying nature and staying active.

The city embraces its heritage with historic buildings in downtown Northville, neighborhoods that feature 19th Century homes, and unique historical sites.

Specialty shops, art galleries, theaters, restaurants and intriguing landmarks abound in the walkable downtown.

If you’re looking for green space, you’ll find it at the city’s numerous parks and trails – many with woods, ponds and rivers. Children and adults alike can explore and exercise in acres of green space – perfect for walking and running. City roads have plenty of bike lanes for leisure and serious bikers.

Come to Northville to experience all that makes this city a destination for quality living.

Fire Department Open House

Fire Department hosts Open House during Fire Prevention Week

More than 1,100 people visited the City of Northville Fire Department Station #1 Open House Oct. 9-13, during national Fire Prevention Week, which was sponsored by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).

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Farmers Market Shed

Fall Market Has Plenty To Offer

There are only three market days left until the 2017 Farmer’s Market ends on October 26. If you haven’t yet been, now is a good time to go. The Northville Chamber of Commerce runs the market on Thursdays, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the corner of Sheldon (Center St.) and 7 Mile, across from Northville Downs. There are plenty of mums, corn stalks, pumpkins and fall vegetables, including peppers, Brussel sprouts on the stalk, eggplant and more. Crisp apples and juicy pears top the fall fruit selection. And you don’t have to visit a cider mill to get fresh apple cider and doughnuts. Many vendors are also selling Halloween decorations.

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City Council

City Council Update - October 2, 2017

The City Council presented Lynda Heaton with a proclamation for serving 25 years as a board member on the Downtown Development Authority (DDA).

City Council approved awarding a contract to Commonwealth Heritage Group, architectural consultants, in the amount of $30,437

Contract awarded for road repairs following utility work

View all the highlights from the City Council meeting on October 2, 2017

28th Annual Awards

28th Annual Beautification Awards luncheon celebrates lush gardens and landscaping of Northville Community businesses and offices

Gardens are at their finest in the summer but well-planned landscaping, enhanced by seasonal flowers and striking natural elements, provides beauty all year-long. The Beautification Commission of the City of Northville and of Northville Township came together on Sept. 26 for the annual Beautification Awards luncheon, sponsored by Northville Rotary Club.

Approximately 80 business owners, community leaders and others attended the event held at First Presbyterian Church on Main Street. The City’s Beautification Commission Chairperson Diane Pittaway provided a brief history of the organization, which is celebrating 50 years in 2017.

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