Community Voice

Let Your Voice Be Heard! The City of the Village of Clarkston would like to hear your thoughts and ideas for making our city better. Community Voice offers an open forum to allow you to submit ideas and engage in discussions with other community members about ways to improve our great city. To get started, you will need to create a profile through the Sign In feature at the top, right of the page. To see comments or suggestions by others, just click on the initiative or idea title. If you have an idea that is not listed, start a new suggestion in the burgundy box that says, “What’s your idea?” NOTE: The City of the Village of Clarkston reserves the right to remove any comments or suggestions at any time that are deemed inappropriate or offensive.
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  1. Storage of city vehicles and equipment

    Why is the city considering building an industrial garage in the heart of the city commercial/business district and blocking off the public from the park and Village Hall? Please consider using the...

    Feb 12, 2016 by Cory Johnston (33 points)

    5Votes Up 0Votes Down 6Comments

  2. City services

    More than anything else, a city, state, village, etc, should provide services to its residents. These are services that can be best handled by pooling the tax money paid by the citizens. From my...

    Apr 2, 2016 by Sue Wylie (40 points)

    3Votes Up 0Votes Down 1Comments

  3. DPW expansion in Depot Park

    The City feels comfortable spending $336,000 and an additional $107,000 in interest to expand the facilities in Depot Park. If the additional facilities are not built some equipment will have to be...

    Mar 12, 2016 by Steve Wylie (53 points)

    0Votes Up 3Votes Down 1Comments

  4. Depot Park Improvements 1

    There are signs in Depot Park about a Community Conversation on November 16 at the Library to discuss plans for the park. The signs also say to put ideas in this section of the city web site. So far,...

    Oct 25, 2016 by Cory Johnston (33 points)

    1Votes Up 0Votes Down 2Comments

  5. Sidewalk Snow Removal

    Winter is coming again and we will once again have the problem of when snow is removed from sidewalks. So that everyone understands the time and cost involved, I think the city should try and clear...

    Oct 27, 2016 by Cory Johnston (33 points)

    2Votes Up 0Votes Down 1Comments

  6. Why is Lingor Dr. a one way street?

    I just moved here in June. I live on Lingor Dr in Clarkston Place apartments. I just got 2 tickets from police for driving on wrong side AND impeding traffic. I felt like a criminal and over punished...

    Aug 23, 2018 by Stephen Bailey (15 points)

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  7. Depot Park Improvements 2

    6. Consider community gardens and a tree nursery. 7. Create better access to the Village Hall so people do not have to use a commercial driveway and walk in front of a commercial garage. 8. Provide...

    Oct 25, 2016 by Cory Johnston (33 points)

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  8. Skip mowing until the 1st of June to save the bees

    There is a growing concern about the loss of pollinators such as bees and butterflies. To combat this, many cities are adopting a policy of allowing citizens to skip mowing for the month of May to...

    May 12, 2022 by Melanie (5 points)

    2Votes Up 0Votes Down 0Comments

  9. Improve Depot Street from Main Street to Depot Park

    There have been a lot of reports on social media of people driving the wrong way on Depot at Main. There is only a sidewalk on the north side as the south side has a tree blocking it. The tree on the...

    Apr 14, 2016 by Cory Johnston (33 points)

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