News in Brief
June 11, 2014
Concerts in the Park
Clarkston's Concerts in the Park series opens Friday, June 13, with the 80s tunes of Outer Vibe.
Local talent starts about 6 p.m., with the headliner act hitting the stage at the gazebo at 7 p.m., performing until 9 p.m.
The series contines on June 20 with Magic Bus, performing the hits of the 1970s; StarDusters Band's big band sound on June 27; Rusty Wright Band, singing the blues on July 11; and the country music of Bar None on July 18.
All concerts are free, with concessions and other community activities on site.
Repaving contract OK'd
A special council meeting to approve a contract between the city of Clarkston and Michigan Department of Transportation to repave two streets in the city was May 27.
Work to resurface Princess and Wompole was approved at a cost of $17,200. Milling and resurfacing work will take place on Princess Lane from the M-15 intersection to 150 feet west. Womplhole will be milled a repaved for the entire length of the road located in city limits. The work will be included in resurfacing work on M-15 from Clarkston to Ortonville.
Work is underway from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday through Thursday, and 9 p.m. to 8 a.m. Friday and Saturday. The entire project will be completed by Aug. 28.