Oakland County Launches #OakAlert: Emergency Alert System

It’s almost impossible to detect when an emergency is going to happen. But that doesn’t mean we can’t take a proactive approach to handling emergency situations.

This week, we announced the launch of OakAlertOakland County’s electronic alert system that enables and empowers the public to be aware of extreme incidents in Oakland County. This FREE service is geared towards providing accurate and helpful information to concerned citizens, businesses, and governmental agencies.

OakAlert iPad


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Online Services

Did you know Oakland County offers many online services? You no longer have to venture out in to the cold to pay your for pet’s license or pay a ticket. Our online services are available to use on your computer, your smartphone, and your tablet. If you haven’t had a chance to visit our newly redesigned website (www.oakgov.com) we encourage you to head on over and explore. This website was built for you!


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Licensing Your Dog – Quick & Easy!

Did you know you can easily and quickly purchase dog licenses from the Oakland County Animal Control and Pet Adoption Center? Better yet– you can purchase them online, too!

The State of Michigan requires all dogs over the age of 4 months to be current with the rabies vaccine and have a Michigan dog license. Failure to comply may result in a misdemeanor ticket. This is to help ensure the safety of both humans (owners included!) and dogs of all shapes and sizes.

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