Ferndale Resumes In-Person Meetings

July 11, 2021

After sixteen months of electronic Zoom meetings for City Council and boards and commissions, the City of Ferndale will once again welcome participants and attendees to City Hall Council Chambers.

All local and State emergency orders allowing for the continuation of electronic meetings in response to the COVID-19 pandemic expired on June 20, 2021; all City boards and commissions will resume meeting in person.

Please read on for information about the City's various meetings and the methods provided for engagement.

CITY COUNCIL

Schedule

Ferndale City Council meets biweekly on the second and fourth Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m.

Meetings in Person?

Yes; City Council meetings will be held in person in City Hall Council Chambers, 300 E. Nine Mile Rd.

Electronic Meetings?

Yes; for those who prefer to attend and engage digitally, meetings will continue to be held via Zoom. Visit the Meetings & Minutes portal for up-to-date information about agendas and packets, meeting information, Zoom links, and call-in numbers.

Participants and Visitors Welcome?

Yes; participants and visitors are both welcomed and encouraged. Join us in person or via Zoom; please note that priority for public comment will be given to those attending in person.

PLANNING COMMISSION

Schedule

Ferndale Planning Commission meets biweekly on the first and third Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.

Meetings in Person?

Yes; Planning Commission meetings will be held in person in City Hall Council Chambers, 300 E. Nine Mile Rd.

Electronic Meetings?

A Zoom option will remain in effect for the month of July 2021 for those who prefer to attend and engage digitally. Visit the Meetings & Minutes portal for up-to-date information about agendas and packets, meeting information, Zoom links, and call-in numbers.

Participants and Visitors Welcome?

Yes; participants and visitors are both welcomed and encouraged. Join us in person or via Zoom (in effect for the month of July); please note that priority for public comment will be given to those attending in person.

BOARDS & COMMISSIONS

The City's other boards and commissions will resume in-person meetings as well:

  • Accessibility and Inclusion Commission
  • Arts and Cultural Commission
  • Beautification Commission
  • Board of Zoning Appeals
  • Brownfield Redevelopment Authority
  • Civil Service Board
  • Downtown Development Authority
  • Environmental Sustainability Commission
  • Parks and Recreation Commission
  • Pension Board

Visit the Meetings & Minutes portal for up-to-date information about agendas and packets, meeting times, locations, and more.  

Participants and Visitors Welcome?

Yes. Meeting times and locations vary; visit the Meetings & Minutes portal for up-to-date information about agendas and packets, meeting times, locations, and more.  

Meetings in Person?

Yes. Meeting times and locations vary; visit the Meetings & Minutes portal for up-to-date information about agendas and packets, meeting times, locations, and more.  

Electronic Meetings?

No; boards and commissions will meet in person without an electronic meeting option.

POST WRITTEN BY

Kara Sokol

Communications Director