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45245 W. 10 Mile Road, Novi, Michigan 48375 | 248-349-0720 | 248-349-3853 (TDD/TTY)
Hours: Monday - Thursday 10am - 9pm | Friday-Saturday 10am - 5pm | Sunday 1pm - 5pm (September-May)
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About Novi

The city of Novi has initiated an Emergency hotline (248-735-5680). This phone line will be used only during an emergency and will keep community members apprised of pertinent information.

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Novi Facts

  • Community Statistical Profiles
  • Incorporated: 1969
  • Size: 31 square miles
  • Elevation: 909 feet above sea level
  • Geographic Coordinates: 42°48'N 83°49'W
  • Sister City: Owani, Japan
  • Utility Companies serving Novi:

Novi History

  • City of Novi Web Site "History" Page
  • Novi Mayors, 1971-
  • Library Resources: The Novi Public Library contains many sources of information about the history of Novi and the surrounding area.
    • Bound copies of the Novi News: May-Dec 1955, 1956-1958, 1960-1969, 1971-1972, 1980-1989
    • No. VI on the Trail: A History of Novi, Michigan by Barbara G. Louie
    • Novi (a pictorial history of Novi) by Barbara G. Louie
    • Original tax assessment books for Novi: Various years, 1844-1870
    • Plat maps of Novi: Various years, undated
    • Plat books of Oakland County: 1857, 1975, 1988, 1990
    • Vertical files containing copies of articles about Novi from the Novi News and other sources
    • Michigan History magazine: 1941 -
    • Many books in our circulating, reference, and local history collections