45175 Ten Mile Road
Department Phone: 248-735-5628
Economic Development Director
The mission of Community Relations is to provide open and thorough communication between the City of Novi and all community members – business, commercial and residential. Community Relations includes Economic Development, Community Relations, and neighborhood support. A key element of our efforts is to present a positive image of the City of Novi, internally, externally and through personal, printed, and visual communication.
In addition to attracting new business to the community, the Economic Development team works to retain and expand existing business in Novi. Information about Economic Development in the City of Novi, including news, available buildings, maps, Novi Film Office, events, and more can be found by visiting InvestNovi.org.
Community Relations works with community members, businesses and City staff to ensure open lines of communication at all times. Community Relations is also responsible for employee engagement, including professional development and activities which enhance the Novi staff team.
The Group also supports and coordinates City events and functions that promote community spirit and a strong sense of unity.
October 16, 2011 Freep.com article - Metro house hunters choosy
Novi ranks 5th in a tally of residential building permits issued January - August 2011, compiled by Housing Consultants of Clarkston.
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August 2011 - Family Circle Magazine rates Novi among the TEN BEST TOWNS AND CITIES FOR FAMILIES
Family Circle Magazine, one of the most widely read monthly magazines around the globe, with a circulation of 3.8 million and more than 20 million readers, has announced the results of its exclusive survey identifying Novi as one of the top ten best towns and cities across the country for families. MORE
100 Best Places to Live
Money magazine features the 100 best places to live and Novi ranks #48 in 2008. Click here to read the entire article.