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.
The City of Ferndale City Clerk's Office processes FOIA requests to City Departments pursuant to the Michigan Freedom of Information Act. If you would like to submit a request for documents pursuant to the Michigan Freedom of Information Act, please submit this form to our office by email or in person at:
City Clerk's Office
300 E. Nine Mile Road
Ferndale, MI 48220
Please visit our FOIA page to view the Written Public Summary of FOIA Procedures & Guidelines and the cost worksheet. For questions regarding a Freedom of Information Act request, please contact City Clerk Marne McGrath 248-546-2384