City Hall, 300 E. Nine Mile Road
Ferndale, Michigan 48220
Fax - (248) 546-2369
The Clerk’s office is the frontline point of contact for the public.
City residents may contact the clerk's office for information,
directions, or referrals to another city department, so it is not
unusual for the city clerk's office to handle more than 1,000 calls per
The City Clerk is responsible for the maintenance and distribution of
city government information, including official city records, licenses,
voter registration, elections, and meetings minutes for the City
Council, boards and commissions.
The City Clerk’s Office staff consists of
City Clerk J. Cherilynn
Brown, and Deputy Clerk
Residents should contact the City Clerk’s office regarding
information on the following:
- Licenses and Permits - Dog licenses, taxi cab plates, handbills,
vendors, fence permits, canvassing, solicitation, peddlers permits,
transient merchants. Many of our forms and permits are available
Resources section of our website.
- Requests for Freedom Of Information Act (FOIA) materials
- Minutes from the City Council, Civil Service Board, Board of
Zoning Appeals, Police and Fire Board, Employee Pension Board, and
Police and Fire Pension Board
- Copies of agendas, ordinances, charters, hearing notices,
- Voter registration, request for absentee voter ballots, election
- Contracts, easements, agreements, commercial and industrial
facilities tax exemption certificates
- Maps - zoning and precinct.
- Requests for marriage dates and times for the Mayor to perform
- Schedules of meeting dates and times, calendar of holidays.
A complete list of fees can be obtained by calling the City Clerk’s
office (248) 546-2384 or by sending an
Office hours are 8:00am to 5:30pm, Monday through Thursday.
So You Want to be an Election Worker!
The Clerk’s office is always looking to satisfy the needs of city
residents and often there is someone who desires to work an election as
an inspector. If you are one of those individuals who would like to
participate on the local government level, please call or write to the
City Clerk to learn more about the election process and how you too can
participate. A copy of the application is made available to you in
Adobe Acrobat format.
for a copy of the application.
Have Time To Serve On A Committee/Board/Commission?
City of Ferndale is seeking applications from interested residents
who desire to volunteer their time and energy by participating on one of
the many Boards, Committees and Commissions of the City. For an
click here to go to the Resources section of our website or call the
Clerk’s Office at (248) 546-2384.
The Ferndale Police Department is looking for volunteers to join the
Ferndale Auxiliary Police. Call Officer Simpson at (248) 546-2390 for
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300 East Nine Mile Road
Ferndale, Michigan 48220
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