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Boards & Commissions

Boards & Commissions

Ferndale is a city filled with great creativity, talent, and ingenuity. When these attributes come together, incredible things can happen. 

Boards and commissions provide opportunities for citizens of a wide variety of talents and backgrounds—residents, business owners, entrepreneurs, and beyond—to work together and make our community a stronger, more vibrant place. Have ideas for strengthening our city? Want to get involved in planning, development, and decision making? We would love for you to consider joining us. 

Available Boards and Commissions Openings:

  • Arts & Cultural Commission | Current openings: 4 seats
  • Beautification Commission |  Current openings: 2 seats
  • Board of Review | Current openings: 1 alternate
  • Board of Zoning Appeals | No current openings
  • Brownfield Redevelopment Authority | Current openings: 2 seats
  • Civil Service Board | No current openings
  • Downtown Development Authority Board of Directors |  Current openings: 2 seats
  • Ferndale Environmental Sustainability Commission | No current openings
  • Ferndale Housing Commission | No current openings
  • Parks & Recreation Advisory Committee | Current openings: 1 seat
  • Planning Commission | No current openings
  • Police & Fire Board | No current openings
  • Sidewalk Hardship Commission | Current openings: 3 seats


Minutes and Agendas

Agendas and minutes for the Board of Zoning Appeals, Brownfield Redevelopment Authority, and Planning Commission can be found at the Agendas & Minutes Portal.

Meeting Information

For up to date information about board and commission meeting dates, times, rosters, and agendas, please contact the City Clerk's Office

Apply for a Board or Commission

To apply for a board or commission position, please complete the online Boards and Commission Application.

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