313.252.0050 extension 220
Monday - Thursday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
- Chief Elections Officer for the City of Highland Park
- Clerk to the City Council
- Custodian of all Official Records & Keeper of City Seal
The objectives of the Clerk’s office are to provide professional and accurate information with courtesy and respect. Additionally, information requested outside the realm of the Clerk’s office will be disseminated to the appropriate department and/or agency.
- Absentee Ballot Application
- Business License
- Council Agendas
- Council Minutes
- City Charter ($5)
- Copies of City Ordinances ($1 per page)
- Election Information
- Notary Services ($10)
- Voter Registration
Dog License: To obtain a dog license, residents must bring the dog’s current shot record and a photo of the dog. $10 for neutered pets or $15 for non-neutered pets. Pit Bull Terriers are prohibited.
To obtain a birth certificate for persons born in Highland Park, please contact
Wayne County Clerk’s Office
C.A.Y.M.C. Room #2
2 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48226
Vital Records Office
P.O. Box #30721
Lansing, MI 48909
2018 Election Calendar
August 7, 2018 State Primary
Last day to register: July 9, 2018
November 6, 2018 State General
Last day to register: October 9, 2018
April 24, 2018 by 4:00 p.m.- Candidates for partisan and nonpartisan candidates (other than judicial candidates) file an Affidavit of Identity and a nonpartisan nominating petition. (A $100 fee may be filed in lieu of petition). Withdrawal deadline is 4:00 p.m. April 27, 2018.
May 8, 2018 by 4:00 p.m.- Candidates for county convention delegate (precinct delegate) file an Affidavit of Identity for the August primary. Filing submitted to the clerk of the county in which candidate resides. Withdrawal deadline is 4:00 p.m. May 11, 2018.
July 24, 2018 by 4:00 p.m. Local School Board candidates wishing to seek office at the November general election file an Affidavit of Identity and
non-partisan nominating petitions. A $100.00 fee may be filed in lieu of petitions. Filing submitted to local clerk. Withdrawal deadline is 4:00 p.m. July 27, 2018.