City Clerk

The City Clerk’s Office was established by the City of Inkster Charter, to better serve the City of Inkster. The Clerk’s Office hours are Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

The City Clerk’s Office is responsible for:

  • All Federal, State and Local Elections
  • Custodian of the official seal
  • Certifying copies of all city documents
  • Issuing Business, Solicitors, and Vendors License
  • Administering the Oath of Office
  • Providing support for Mayor, Council and city departments
  • Notary

Our main goal at the City of Inkster City Clerk’s office is to serve the citizens of Inkster to the best of our ability.  One of the primary functions of the City Clerk is to attend and record all City Council meetings and retain original contracts for permanent record.  This information can be obtained by visiting our website, www.cityofinkster.com . City Council meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month; Minutes are posted once approved.

BLOCK PARTIES

: Applications are available or online at the City Clerk’s office.  Please allow thirty (30) days for processing.  Call for additional information.

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT (FOIA):

Forms are available online or at City Hall.

BOARDS & COMMISSIONS:

If interested in serving on one of the Boards and Commissions, an application may be obtained from the website or by request.

GARAGE SALES: Permits are obtained online or at the Clerk’s office. The fee allows five consecutive days of sale at your residence.  For more information, please contact the City Clerk’s office.

ANNUAL DOG LICENSE:

Dog License can be purchased at Inkster City Hall, 26215 Trowbridge. Inkster

VOTER REGISTRATION:

  • Be a U.S. Citizen
  • Be a resident of Michigan, and of the city/township you’re registering in.
  • Be at least 18 years old by the next election date.
  • Register to vote for Federal, State and Local elections at the Inkster City Clerk’s Office

located at 26215 Trowbridge or any Michigan Secretary of State Branch Offices.

  • Michigan Supreme Court ruled that all voters must have Michigan Identification to vote.

ALL ELECTIONS ARE HELD IN ACCORDANCE WITH ELECTION LAW

ELECTION RECRUITMENT

If you are interested in serving as an election Chairperson or an Election Inspector, please contact the City Clerk’s office at (313) 563-9770.

UPDATED PRECINCT LOCATIONS:

District/Precinct:   Location:
District 
1/Precinct 1
Floyd B. Simmons Center – 29150 Carlysle (NEW LOCATION)
District 
1/Precinct 2
Floyd B. Simmons Center – 29150 Carlysle (NEW LOCATION)
District 
2/Precinct 1
Inkster Recreation Complex -2025 Middlebelt
District 
2/Precinct 2
Inkster Recreation Complex -2025 Middlebelt
District 
3/Precinct 1
Smith Chapel Church - 3035 Walnut
District 
3/Precinct 2
F. L. Peterson Academy - 4000 Sylvia
District 
4/Precinct 1
Hicks School - 100 Helen St.
District 
4/Precinct 2
American International Academy 27100 Avondale (NEW LOCATION)
District 
5/Precinct 1
Tomlinson School – 25912 Annapolis
District 
6/Precinct 1
Twin Towers – 2000 Inkster Rd. 
District 
6/Precinct 2
Daly Elementary School – 25824 Michigan Ave.

YEARLY ELECTION DATES:

Contact the City Clerk’s office for election cycle dates and filing deadlines.

We encourage all residents to vote either at your polling location or by absentee ballots.

For further information on absentee voting visit the Michigan Secretary of State website at:

www.michigan.gov/sos, call the City Clerk’s office at (313) 563-9770 or, email your questions to frutledge@cityofinkster.com

  


unofficial election results

Voter Registration Information 

Michigan Election Law states that you must be registered to vote 30 days prior to an election. Applicants must be at least 18 years old by election day and be U.S. citizens. Applicants must also be a resident of Michigan and of the city or township in which they wish to register.

To register, contact or visit the City Clerk's Office or visit any Secretary of State Office.



Click HERE 

to see you District Sample Ballot



Election Updates 

View the Detroit Free Press' article on "Inkster councilman chosen to succeed late lawmaker."



Online Forms


We also offer the ability to fill out the forms online, which submit directly to staff email. This is optional, as these forms are also available in PDF format (view our Forms, Permits & Applications page for more information on printable forms).

These online forms are available in our form center.