Ordinance

11165 Olive Street
Romulus, Michigan  48174
Telephone: 734-942-6851
Fax:  734-941-3251

Business Hours:
Monday through Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bonnie Freeman, Director
bfreeman@romulusgov.com

 

Responsibilities 

The City of Romulus Ordinance department is responsible for enforcing many City Ordinances.  The Ordinance department  processes fingerprints for licensing of entertainers, transient merchants, and ice cream vendors in addition to vehicle inspections for Taxi Cabs, Ice Cream Trucks and Limousines.  The Ordinance department processes hundreds of applicants yearly.

In addition, the Ordinance department assists the Public Safety, Animal Control, Building & Safety, Public Works departments with illegal water meter and hydrant tampering, posting stop work orders, and certificate of occupancy notices.  The issuance of citations for No Site Plan Approval, Unlicensed Businesses, Soil and Excavating, Dangerous Buildings, Expansion of Non-Conforming uses, Property Maintenance Codes, No Certificate of Occupancy, No Permits, Height Limitations, Right of Entry, Use and Occupancy, Additions, Alterations and Repairs, Dangerous/Deteriorated Buildings, Fence Maintenance, Site Grading, Home Occupations, etc.

Depending on the violation, a warning letter or written warning is issued usually given 10 days to comply.  Failure to comply will result in a citation being issued which will require a court appearance.