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.

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Trash pick-up notice

Northville City offices will be closed on Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day. Trash pick-up for Memorial Day week will be delayed by one day. If your regular trash pick-up is Monday, it will be picked up on Tuesday. If your regular trash pick-up is Tuesday, it will be picked up on Wednesday.

Mayor Roth speaking at State of the Community luncheon

Mayor speaks about areas of growth and opportunity but cautious about financial limitations

At the 2017 State of the Community Luncheon on April 19 at Schoolcraft College, Northville Mayor Ken Roth spoke about improved communications, strategy for business development, and City finances. Read more about Mayor Roth's speech.

City Council

City Council Update - May 15, 2017

Budget - City Council approved the fiscal year 2018 budget, which begins July 1, 2017, as presented by Finance Director Sandi Wiktorowski. There were no public comments.

First reading of "lot size" ordinance - Residents whose property backs up to an alley cannot use a portion of the alley in their calculations for lot size. (Article 18, general provisions) Currently, owners can add up to one-half of the alley size for lot area requirements. This figure is used as a basis for building or remodeling a home. The ordinance will have a second reading (and potential approval) at an upcoming meeting.

View all the highlights from the City Council meeting on May 15, 2017
Neighborhood Board Members

Neighborhood Association Series

With hundreds of people living in each of Northville's signature neighborhoods, there's a lot of work to be done for the common good. The people who facilitate this are the board members of homeowner/condo associations. Read the five-part series.


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