City Clerk

COVID-19 UPDATE: Message from the Office of the City Clerk

While Govenor Whitmer’s ’Stay Home; Stay Safe’ order is in place, limited staff is available throughout the week to process requests that need to be mailed out. 

Death certificates are being processed daily for funeral directors online via the Electronic Death Registry System; for all other requests, there is approximately a one week turnaround.  

Online forms and applications can be found at:

The Office of the the City Clerk is responding daily to all emails sent via the Email the City Clerk’s Office form

We thank you for your patience!

The City Clerk's Office is responsible for the majority of the City's record keeping and official tasks. Here are a few of the vital responsibilities of the office:

To learn more about what the office does, please explore this section of the website. If you can't find what you are looking for, contact us.