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Lyon Township

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Community Profile

Founded in 1837, the Charter Township of Lyon is characterized by recreational amenities and picturesque vistas. Lyon is also home to a fast-growing industrial, research and manufacturing base. Located in southwestern Oakland County, this 32 square-mile community is home to over 13,000 people and is situated between I-275 and US-23 along the I-96 corridor.

Known for its scenic charm, Lyon Township boasts a 110-acre community park, several golf courses, the Haas Lake Park campground, the Huron Valley Trail, and Lyon Oaks County Park, which features a fenced Bark Park and 18-hole golf course. Island Lake State Recreation Area and Kensington Metropark border the township and provide over 8,000 acres of parkland. Recreational activities include swimming, boating, hunting, biking, cross country skiing and snowmobiling.

Charter Township of Lyon 
58000 Grand River Avenue, New Hudson, MI 48165
Phone: 248-437-2240

Northville Public Schools 
501 West Main Street, Northville, MI 48167
Phone: 248-349-3400

South Lyon Community Schools 
345 South Warren, South Lyon, MI 48178
Phone: 248-573-8130

Business Development and Professional Training

Chamber of Commerce for the South Lyon Area 
125 North Lafayette, South Lyon, MI 48178
Phone: 248-437-3257

Lyon Township Downtown Development Authority 
58000 Grand River Avenue, New Hudson, MI 48165
Phone: 248-437-2240

Community Essentials

Cattails Golf Club 
57737 Nine Mile Road, South Lyon, MI 48178
Phone: 248-486-8777

Center for Active Adults 
(Located in South Lyon High School)
1000 North Lafayette, South Lyon, MI  48178
Phone: 248-573-8187

Cornish Connection of Lower Michigan
10111 Pheasant Lake Drive, South Lyon, MI 48178

Erwin Orchards, Inc. 
61475 Silver Lake Road, South Lyon, MI 48178
Phone: 888-824-3377

Fine Arts Society of South Lyon 
9800 Pontiac Trail, South Lyon, MI 48178
Phone: 248-437-6431

Haas Lake Park
25800 Haas Road, New Hudson, MI 48165
Phone: 248-473-0900

Island Lake Recreation Area 
12950 East Grand River Avenue, Brighton, MI 48116
Phone: 810-229-7067

Kensington Metro Park 
2240 West Buno Road, Milford, MI 48380-4410
Phone: 248-685-1561

Lyon Oaks
52221 Pontiac Trail, Wixom, MI  48393
Park Information: 248-437-7345
Nature Center: 248-437-7345
Golf course: 248-437-1488
Banquets: 248-437-9200

Lyon Township Library 
27005 South Milford Road, Lyon Township, MI 48393
Phone: 248-437-8800

Oakland/Southwest Airport
57751 Pontiac Trail, New Hudson, MI 48165
Phone: 248-437-2333

The Rail Trail  
(Western Oakland Trailway Council)
58000 Grand River Avenue, New Hudson, MI  48065

Resource Recovery and Recycling Authority of Southwest Oakland County 
20000 West Eight Mile Road, Southfield, MI 48075
Phone:  248-208-2270
The Resource Recovery and Recycling Authority of Southwest Oakland County (RRRASOC) is an intergovernmental, municipal solid waste authority.

River Bank Golf Course
24095 Currie Road, South Lyon, MI 48178
Phone: 248-486-6251

South Lyon Historical Commission 
300 Dorothy Street, South Lyon, MI 48178
Phone: 248-437-9929

South Lyon Pumpkinfest 
(Millennium Middle School)
61526 West Nine Mile Road, South Lyon, MI 48178
Phone: 248-437-3257

Tanglewood Golf Club 
53503 Ten Mile Road, South Lyon, MI 48178
Phone: 248-486-3355

Walnut Creek Country Club 
25501 Johns Road, South Lyon, MI 48178
Phone: 248-437-7337
 
William K. Smith Community Center 
27005 South Milford Road, Lyon Township, MI 48393
Phone: 248-437-8800

Witch’s Hat Depot Museum 
300 Dorothy Street, South Lyon, MI 48178
Phone: 248-437-9929


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