Village Manager & Clerk

The Village of Oxford works under a Council-Manager form of government, with 5 elected Village Council members who oversee and advise an appointed Village Manager who is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Village affairs. The Village Council also appoints a Village Clerk, who is responsible for official record keeping and over site of the Village's affairs. The remainder of the Village employees report directly to the Village Manager, or that individual's designated appointee for a given department.The Village currently maintains the following departments that serve the Oxford Village community. 

  • Administration/Finance
  • Building, Planning, & Zoning
  • Ordinance Code Enforcement
  • Public Works
  • Police

In an effort to carry out the various needs of our community, the Village of Oxford partners with various service providers to provide key services to Village residents. Fire protection services are carried out by the Oxford Fire Department, which serves both the Village and Oxford Township. The Village's elections are carried out by Oxford Township, and the Village's assessing/equalization, as well as emergency dispatch services are carried out by Oakland County. 

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Village offices at 248-628-2543.
You can also contact the Village via e-mail at: 

Joseph M. Madore, Village Manager
Tere Onica, Village Clerk/Treasurer
Kimberly Dawe, Administrative Assistant 
Vicki Balongie, Administrative Assistant

If you want to reach any of the Village Council members by email their email information is located on the Council page.