Novi Resources

Novi Resources

New to the area or looking to do something different? Below are direct links to different City services, as are options for nearby venues offering pet services, sports, fitness, activities and entertainment. Enjoy.


Best Buy and many local grocers recycle plastic bags. Styrofoam is not recyclable. See below for options to recycle other items.

Waste Management Bins (Novi curbside) – Styrofoam or plastic bags)

Resource Recovery and Recycling Authority of Southwest Oakland County (RRRASOC in Southfield) –

Corrigan Shredding Services (Novi) –

Best Buy (Novi) –

Pothole Reporting

Not every road in Novi is the City’s jurisdiction. Many are fixed by Oakland County. Check out the link below to see what roads are included or to report potholes on Novi roads or in subdivisions.

Senior Transportation

If you’re age 55+ or have a disability, you can get free rides around the City Monday-Saturday. Make sure to call 24+ hours in advance. Rides are available outside the City, but there is a fee for those.,-Recreation-and-Cultural-Services/Older-Adult-Services/Transportation.aspx

Notary Services

The City Clerk’s office at the Novi Civic Center provides notary services during normal business hours Monday-Friday (except for limited hours in during the 2-3 weeks leading up to an election).

Passport Services

In addition to the Novi Post Office, the City Clerk’s office at the Novi Civic Center provides passport services 9 a.m.-noon Monday-Friday. The Clerk’s office does not do passport renewals; only new passports.

City e-Newsletters

e-Newsletters are a great way to keep in the loop with City business. Read the descriptions for those you may be interested in subscribing to. e-Newsletters are sent out once every 2-4 weeks and typically highlight four items of interest.

Pet Services

Veterinarians – Meadowbrook Veterinary Clinic; Breckenridge Veterinary; Novi Veterinary Clinic; Hidden Spring Veterinary Clinic (Northville); Briarpointe Veterinary Clinic; VetSelect Animal Hospital of Novi; Animal Emergency Center; Advanced Veterinary Medical Center (Farmington Hills); Banfield Pet Hospital (Northville PetSmart); Carousel Cat Clinic (Farmington Hills).

Groomers – PetSmart (Northville); Canine College (Farmington Hills); Animal Haus (Northville); Paw Print Inn; Gone to The Dogs; Dog Gone Beautiful; Hidden Spring Veterinary Clinic (Northville); Furs-A-Flyin (Livonia); Dog Centers of America (Wixom); Peppermint Pet Parlor (Canton).

Boarding – Paw Print Inn; Canine College (Farmington Hills); Club Pet Too (Commerce); Dog Gone Acres (Farmington Hills).


Anytime Fitness – Weight/Cardio Equipment; Personal Training.

Crossfit Novi – Weight Equipment; Group Fitness Classes; Personal Training.

Crunch Fitness (Farmington Hills) – Weight/Cardio Equipment; Personal Training.

Cycle Bar (Northville) – Group Fitness Classes.

Jazzercise – Group Fitness Classes.

Lifetime Fitness – Weight/Cardio Equipment; Group Fitness Classes; Personal Training; Pool; Lap Pool.

My House Fitness – Weight/Cardio Equipment; Group Fitness Classes; Personal Training.

Novi Community Education – Group Fitness Classes; Pool.

Novi Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services – Adult Sports Leagues; Group Fitness Classes.

Planet Fitness – Weight/Cardio Equipment; Personal Training.

Powerhouse Gym – Weight/Cardio Equipment; Group Fitness Classes; Personal Training; Lap Pool.

Pure Barre – Group Fitness Classes.

The Sports Club of Novi – Weight/Cardio Equipment; Group Fitness Classes; Pool.

Youth Sports

Baseball/Softball – Novi Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services; Novi Youth Baseball League; Motor City Madness Girls Fastpitch Softball; Total Sports Complex (Wixom).

Basketball – Novi Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services; Big Cat Basketball; Novi Cats; Novi Motion AAU.

Football – Novi Bobcats; National Flag Football (Novi/Northville).

Golf – Novi Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services; The Links of Novi; Tanglewood GC (South Lyon); Riverbank GC (South Lyon).

Gymnastics – Novi Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services (via TumbleBunnies); Mega Fun & Fitness; Novi Community Education; Farmington Gymnastics Center (F.Hills).

Hockey – Novi Youth Hockey Association; Suburban Ice (Farmington Hills)

Soccer – Novi Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services; Michigan Jaguars; Total Sports Complex.

Swimming – Lifetime Fitness; Powerhouse Gym; Aqua Tots; Goldfish Swim School (Farmington Hills); Novi Community Education; Spartan Aquatic Club; Northville Swim Club.

Tennis – Novi Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services; The Sports Club of Novi; Novi Community Education.

Volleyball – Novi Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services; Legacy Volleyball Club (AAU); Team Detroit Volleyball Club.

Adult Sports

Basketball – Novi Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services.

Golf – Novi Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services; The Links of Novi; Tanglewood GC (South Lyon); Riverbank GC (South Lyon).

Sand Volleyball – Novi Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services; On the Dunes (Commerce).

Soccer – Novi Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services; Total Sports Complex.

Softball – Novi Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services.

Swimming – Lifetime Fitness; Powerhouse Gym.

Tennis – Novi Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services; The Sports Club of Novi.

Volleyball – Novi Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services.


Novi has dozens of bars, restaurants and night clubs, but here are some entertainment alternatives in Novi or a neighboring municipality:

Art Parks – Villa Barr Art Park.

Axe Throwing – BATL Backyard Axe Throwing League.

Beaches – Lakeshore Beach; Mercer Beach (Walled Lake); Kensington Metropark (Milford).

Dog ParksNovi Dog Park; Northville Community Dog Park (Northville); Cady Street Park (Northville); Lyon Oaks Dog Park (Wixom)

Escape Rooms – Escape RoomNovi; Escape Room Studios (Wixom).

Farms – MSU Tollgate Extension; Maybury State Park (Northville); Kensington Metropark (Milford).

Fowling (Football Bowling) – On the Dunes (Commerce).

Knockerball (Bubble Soccer) – Total Sports Complex (Farmington).

Laser Tag – Paradise Park.

Movies – Emagine; AMC20 (Livonia); Laurel Park (Livonia); Farmington Civic Theatre (Farmington).

Parks –,-Recreation-and-Cultural-Services/Parks-and-Recreation-Facilities.aspx (Novi Parks); Maybury State Park (Northville); MSU Tollgate Extension; Kensington Metropark (Milford); Island Lake Recreation Area (Brighton); Robert H. Long Nature Park (Commerce).

Park with Playgrounds – Ella Mae Power Park (2); Rotary Park; ITC Community Sports Park (2); Lakeshore Park (2).

Parkour – DEFY Detroit (Commerce).

Putt Putt Golf – Paradise Park, Putting Edge.

Sand Volleyball – On the Dunes (Commerce).

Trampoline Parks – AirTime.

Whirlyball (Squash Basketball in Bumper Cars) – Whirlyball Novi.