The Southfield Lifestyle is the premier community resource guide for Southfield and Lathrup Village Michigan. Based on information content, not articles, Lifestyle provides all the information you need to navigate the Greater Southfield area. It's easy to use format also lends itself to being the locally focused visitors guide and relocation guide for Greater Southfield.
Basics Passports City of Southfield 26000 Evergreen, Southfield 48076 • (248) 796-5150 Southfield Post office 22200 W. 11 Mile, Southfield 48034 • (248) 368-2977 Detroit Passport Agency 211 W. Fort St., Detroit 48226 • (877) 487-2778 Expedited passports available by appointment only. Additional costs will be charged. Transportation Serving Airport Smart Bus Service www.smartbus.org Luxury Sedan and Taxi Service Metro CARS (800) 456-1701 Metro CAB (734) 997-6500 uber and Lyft Transportation Can be accessed at the “Rideshare” pick up area in the ground transportation center. Transportation greyhound Bus Station 26991 Lahser, Southfield, 48034 353-2870 www.greyhound.com Amtrak Train Service - www.amtrak.com Stations are located in Royal Oak, Troy, Birmingham, Detroit, Dearborn and Pontiac. Smart Bus Service (866) 962-5515 www.smartbus.org Fixed route bus service along major roads. Curb to curb advanced registration service call number above. Transportation of Southfield Seniors (ToSS) 796-4658 Door to door service for those 55 years of age and older or physically handicapped of any age. AIRPORTS/AIRLINES Bishop International Airport (FNT) G-3425 W. Bristol Rd, Flint, (810) 235-6560 www.bishopairport.org Conveniently located off I-75 and I-69 Flint Bishop Airline Guide AiRLine ReSeRvATiOnS WeBSiTe Allegiant (702) 505-8888 www.allegiant.com Southwest (800) 1-FLY-SWA www.southwest.com American (800) 433-7300 www.aa.com United (800) 864-8331 www.united.com Delta (800) 221-1212 www.delta.com Detroit Metro Airport (DTW) General Number: (734) AIRPORT 24 Hour Parking Line (800) 642-1978, www.metroairport.com Oakland County International Airport (248) 666-3900 Located in Waterford; offers charter flights, aircraft sales and flight training. Oakland/Troy Airport (248) 288-6100 Has hangers for rent and flight training is offered. Detroit Metro Airport Terminal Guide McNamara Terminal AiRLine ReSeRvATiOnS WeBSiTe AeroMexico 800-237-6639 www.aeromexico.com Air France 800-237-2747 www.airfrance.com Delta 800-221-1212 www.delta.com North Terminal AiRLine ReSeRvATiOnS WeBSiTe Air Canada 888-247-2262 www.aircanada.ca Alaska Air 800-252-7522 www.alaskaair.com American 800-433-7300 www.aa.com Frontier 800-432-1359 www.frontierairline.com Jet Blue 800-538-2583 www.jetblue.com Lufthansa 800-645-3880 www.lufthansa.com Royal Jordanian 212-949-0050 www.rja.com Southwest 800-435-9792 www.southwest.com Spirit 800-772-7117 www.spiritair.com United 800-241-6522 www.united.com (Includes Express Link) 32 Lifestyle ~ 2018
Basics Veterans Services oakland County Services Pontiac office Troy office 1200 N. Telegraph 1151 Crooks Rd. Pontiac 48341 Troy 48084 (248) 858-0785 (248) 655-1250 Offices open Monday – Friday, 8:30AM – 5:30PM Help to obtain and maintain veteran related benefits. Provides transportation to the Veterans’ Medical Centers in Detroit and Ann Arbor. www.oakgov.com/veterans Southfield Michigan Works! 21415 Civic Center Dr., Ste. 116, Southfield 48076 (248) 796-4580 www.cityofsouthfield.com Business and job seeking services. John D. Dingall VA Medical Center 4646 John Rd., Detroit, MI 48201 (313) 576-1000 www.detroit.va.gov oakland university Veterans Certification Office (248) 370-4010 Support Services (248) 370-2010 www.oakland.edu/veterans Offers support services and priority registration for students. Southfield Human Services 26000 Evergreen, Southfield 48076 796-4540, www.cityofsouthfield.com u.S. Veterans office - Detroit Regional office (800) 827-1000 benefits.va.gov/detroit American Legion Posts – www.legion.org Southfield #328 443-0662 P.O. Box 760271, Lathrup Village 48076 Stanley J. Fons #374 542-7668 2079 W. 12 Mile Rd., Berkley 48072 Vital Records Oakland County Vital Records Office (248) 858-0571 The Oakland County Clerks Office records birth, death and marriage certificates that occur in Oakland County. Copies are available through this office. The Clerk also supplies marriage licenses, notary public and passport applications and concealed weapons permits. Deeds and mortgages for land ownership are also recorded in the Vital records Office (248) 858-0597. If you have any questions log on to www.oakgov.com/clerkrod The City of Southfield serves as the local registrar for all birth and death records for Providence Hospital or within the city boundaries. Copies of birth and death certificates for events that occur IN Southfield are available through the City Clerks Office. Call 796-5150 for information and requirements. Voter Registration New Residents may register to vote at their city or county clerk office, or at any Secretary of State office. See listing of offices under Driver and Auto Licenses, or access online via www.michigan.gov/sos Voters Registration (and election Results) Residents can register to vote and find out election results at their city offices, secretary of state offices or: oakland County Clerk elections Division 1200 N. Telegraph Rd., 14-E West Wing, Pontiac 48341 858-0563 For secretary of state offices see listing under Driver License, Auto Registration & License Plates And State Park Recreation Passports information above or access online at www.Michigan.gov/sos Zip Codes Southfield – 48033, 48034, 48075, 48076 Lathrup Village – 48076 Recycling/Green Information Each of these communities have taken pro-active steps to become eco-friendly. A variety of programs and initiatives have been implemented. Log on to their individual websites to learn more about tips, links and local schedules pertaining to services, recycling and special pick- ups, etc. Lathrup Village – www.lathrupvillage.org 557-2600 ext. 225 (Public Services) Southfield – www.cityofsouthfield.com “Residents” “Southfield Goes Green” Friends of the Rouge (River) (313) 792-9900 www.therouge.org Events, recreation, membership information. greening Detroit 388-2828 www.greeningdetroit.com Michigan green Schools 2111 Pontiac Lake Rd., Waterford 48328 (248) 209-2416 www.oakland.k12.mi.us Michigan State university extension 1200 N. Telegraph, Dept. 416, Pontiac 48341 (248) 858-0880 www.oakgov.com/msu Information regarding 4-H Youth, natural resource classes and workshops and the comprehensive Conservation Stewards Program. Call (248) 858-0887. Greater Southfield Area Michigan Recycling Coalition (517) 974-3672 www.michiganrecycles.org Helpful information and resources guide. Michigan Water Stewardship Program www.miwaterstewardship.org Facts and fun for all ages. oakland County Parks www.oakgov.com Conservation information on local watershed districts. RRRASoC – (Recycling Drop-off) - 208-2270 www.rrrasoc.org 20000 W. 8 Mile Rd., Southfield 26300 Lee Begole Dr., Novi Open to Southfield residents. Scheduled drop off of electronics and hazardous materials can be made online. SoCRRA - 995 Coolidge, Troy (across from Meijers) www.socrra.org Available to Lathrup Village residents. Household,hazardous waste and paper shredding recycling services. Call 288-5153 or log on to the website for locations, hours and details. www.gsalifestyle.com 33