On March 22, 2021, Ferndale City Council adopted an ordinance regulating Short Term Rentals (STRs) operating with City limits. The ordinance seeks to regulate Short Term Rentals by requiring annual registration and inspections. The STR Ordinance goes into effect on July 22, 2021, and will require all STR’s to register with the City. Registration and inspection services will be completed by the Ferndale Building Department.
A Fence Permit will be used to keep records of ownership ofthe fence and also let the owner/contractor know that the height and location is approved by the City Ordinance. Review the fence ordinance at this link.