LeBlanc

City Clerk:

Richard LeBlanc

Deputy City Clerk:
Susan Hoff

Address:
City Hall
36300 Warren Road
Westland, MI 48185

email:
clerk@cityofwestland.com
Phone:  734-467-3185
Fax:  734-422-1208

Absentee Ballot Application Requests:  734-793-9432

Hours:  9:00 am-5:00 pm Monday - Friday

Election Inspector:  State Training Videos


 


Upcoming Elections:

CITY PRIMARY ELECTION ~ August 8, 2017

Deadline of Registration – Monday, July 10, 2017

CITY GENERAL ELECTION ~ November 7, 2017

Deadline of Registration – Tuesday, October 10, 2017

 


 

The City Clerk is an elected position. The city clerk's department is responsible for providing various services. Citizens can obtain information and receive assistance for:

  • Animal licenses
  • Licensing for mechanical amusement equipment, billiard rooms, street vendors, solicitors, collision and bump shops, used car dealers, junk yards, and pet stores.
  • Birth and death certificates filed in the City of Westland only
  • City charter, code and zoning board of appeals issues (city charters, building code manuals, city precinct/zoning maps can be purchased and the Westland City Charter* can be found online. To view the City Charter, please click here. Then, click on the "Part I Charter" folder within the table of contents on the left side of the page.
  • Processing of applications for persons appearing before the zoning board of appeals
  • Issues relating to city council and contact with its members
  • Permanent records, documents and ordinances of the city, please note that the Municipal Code of Ordinances* can be found online
  • Precinct locations, voter registration and federal, state and local elections.
  • Issues relating to the fire and police civil service commission
  • City Council Policies and Procedures

Having a Garage or Yard Sale ??

A Permit is required in the City of Westland. Applications are available at the City Clerk's office Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Garage/yard sale permit fees are as follows:

  • Indivdual homes, group, church or social, civic or charitable organization 

First permit in a calendar year: $12.00

Subsequent permits (up to 4): $ 15.00

  • Subdivision or condominum complex or association:

First permit in a calendar year: $25.00

Subsequent permits (up to two): $35.00

Assigned permits numbers must be visible on all signage.
Please refer to the sign ordinance, Ordinance 248, Article XV

Please contact the Clerk's Office with any questions at (734) 467-3185

For a printable copy of the application click here:  Yard Sale Permit Application


BIRTH AND DEATH CERTIFICATES

Birth and death certificates for certain persons are available in the City Clerk's office.

BIRTH CERTIFICATES:
To obtain a copy of your birth certificate, YOU MUST HAVE BEEN BORN IN THE CITY OF WESTLAND AFTER 1978. Either the person for whom the birth was registered or that person’s mother or father (as long as they are listed on the birth certificate) may request a copy. The person requesting a copy must have picture identification under most circumstances. The certificate will be certified with a City Seal and be on safety paper to verify authenticity. We must have a request in writing to verify a copy is on file with the City. The fee is:

$18.00 for the first copy
$6.00 for any subsequent copy

 Request for Birth Record

DEATH CERTIFICATES:
To obtain a copy of a death certificate, THAT PERSON MUST HAVE DIED WITHIN THE BOUNDARIES OF THE CITY OF WESTLAND. You must know the person's name and the date of death. The certificate will be certified with a City Seal and on safety paper to verify authenticity. We must have a request in writing to verify a copy is on file with the City. The fee is:

$18.00 for the first copy
$6.00 for any subsequent copy

Veterans Death Certificates fee waived (up to 10 at time of filing)

Request for Death Record