Category: News

Senior Living apartments get underway

Mayor John B. O’Reilly, Jr. was among those celebrating the start of the Nov. 1 construction of the attractive, affordable Dearborn Town Center Senior Living apartments at Calhoun and Michigan Avenue in Dearborn’s east downtown. Joining Mayor O’Reilly were City Councilmen Robert Abraham and Mark Shooshanian; community and business leaders; and officials from Redico, a…

Read more »

Mayor O’Reilly opens city’s third splashpad

Mayor John B. O’Reilly, Jr. joined neighborhood association members and other dignitaries — and a whole bunch of happy kids! — at the July 22 opening of the city’s third splashpad.  The Whitmore-Bolles splashpad is the largest yet, and Mayor O’Reilly was instrumental in adding this amenity in a park where the 60-year-old obsolete neighborhood…

Read more »

Mayor O’Reilly joins in dedication of Bike Share program in Downtown Dearborn

Mayor John B. O’Reilly, Jr. joined in the launch of the Zagster bike share program in Downtown Dearborn in June, kicking off yet another aspect of the city’s bikeability initiatives under his leadership. Mayor O’Reilly knows connecting our downtowns and neighborhoods through non-motorized transportation is yet a progressive way to keep Dearborn appealing with amenities…

Read more »

/ In News / By Moe Qas / Comments Off on Mayor O’Reilly joins in dedication of Bike Share program in Downtown Dearborn

Mayor Hosts Annual Iftar Dinner

Mayor O’Reilly regularly hosts a community gathering during Ramadan, which this year was attended by hundreds of friends and community leaders of all backgrounds. During the Iftar Dinner, the Mayor spoke eloquently about “One Dearborn,” and the unity of our community. He praised the attendees for displaying Dearborn’s true spirit. He noted that residents who…

Read more »

Mayor O’Reilly welcomes officers, other public safety employees

Mayor John B. O’Reilly, Jr. has continued to make clear that public safety is the priority in our community, and has followed that commitment with action. That’s why he was happy to join Police Chief Ronald Haddad in congratulating new police officers, ordinance officers, dispatchers and interns in June. As he welcomed them, he let…

Read more »

/ In News / By Moe Qas / Comments Off on Mayor O’Reilly welcomes officers, other public safety employees

Mayor O’Reilly celebrates groundbreaking of Wagner Place

Mayor John B. O’Reilly joined with Gov. Rick Synder, Ford Land CEO David Dubensky and Ford Land official Doug Van Noord at the ground breaking of the Wagner Place project in May. The development in the west downtown will bring in 600 Ford employees, plus restaurants, retailers and green spaces and will be completed in…

Read more »

/ In News / By Moe Qas / Comments Off on Mayor O’Reilly celebrates groundbreaking of Wagner Place