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…

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Mayor O’Reilly marks opening of bike path

Mayor John B. O’Reilly, Jr. marked the opening of another important bike trail when he joined with University of Michigan-Dearborn Chancellor Daniel Little in cutting the ribbon of the Gateway Path extension on Oct. 30. Mayor O’Reilly has been a champion for nonmotorized transportation in Dearborn. The 10-foot wide asphalt Gateway Path is part of…

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City Hall Artspace Lofts recognized as best project in the state

Mayor O’Reilly was the leader with the vision to invite Artspace to Dearborn, having seen its impact in communities around the country. It is his forward-looking approach that kept us on a good path during harder economic times, and his vision that is creating the momentum for all of our successes today. In October, the…

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Edsel Ford, Ford PAC endorse O’Reilly

Edsel Ford endorses Mayor Jack O’Reilly, praising him for his innovative leadership, his clear vision for moving our community forward, and his astute effectiveness when partnering with Ford Motor Company for the long-term benefit of the company and our city. The Ford Motor Company PAC and UAW Local 600 have also endorsed Mayor O’Reilly in…

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Mayor O’Reilly celebrates animal shelter groundbreaking

Mayor O’Reilly is so often the positive force working with our community partners and guiding the city’s involvement in projects that benefit Dearborn now and in the future. So he was pleased to celebrate the Oct. 17 groundbreaking for the new animal shelter with the Friends for Animals of Metro Detroit and their many dedicated…

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Important News about Mayor O’Reilly from Police Chief Ronald Haddad and Fire Chief Joseph Murray

  We all care about public safety. So we want you to know about the outstanding achievements of your Police and Fire Departments under Mayor John B. O’Reilly, Jr. Fire Department ·         Increased staff from 121 firefighters to 146 firefighters in order to meet increasing demands for service. ·         Improved its ISO score to a…

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Mayor O’Reilly opens Dearborn Dog Park

Mayor John B. O’Reilly, Jr. had consistently advocated for a dog park in Dearborn, and in August, celebrated the realization of his efforts when he cut the ribbon at the new 2.3-acre park south of the Henry Ford Centennial Library. The grand opening ceremony featured giveaways, refreshments – and a lot of happy dogs! (and…

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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…

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