Public Works

The Public Works Department is responsible for the general maintenance and care of the city, with divisions including Code Enforcement and Municipal Services.

Code Enforcement

The Code Enforcement Division conducts building inspections for both residential and business structures, reviews building plans, and is responsible for issuing and reviewing permits.

Municipal Services

Municipal Services is responsible for upkeep of the city's streets, parks, and the Municipal Garage.  

Permit Applications

Due to the COVID-19, the Inspectors are only performing no contact inspections on vacant/unoccupied homes.

Please keep in mind, there may be a longer than normal turnaround for voicemails and emails. We ask that you please be patient during this time.

Turnaround time for voicemails and emails is 2-3 business days.

If you are calling and leave a voicemail, please make sure to leave a detailed message with the address. Also, please do not leave multiple messages.  

When emailing please email all three of the office staff.

We will return your call or reply to your email as quickly as possible.

Turnaround time for all permits (building and occupancy) is 2-3 business days.

Turnaround time for all inspections will be 3-7 business days.

To contact us by email, please email the two address below.

egilbert@fergusoncity.com

mgrzechowiak@fergusoncity.com

Once received, you will be contacted for payment by phone within 2-3 business days. 

Permit inspections can only be done on vacant/unoccupied homes. 

Email your request for additional permit applications to the addresses listed above.  


The following permit applications can be filled out and emailed to the three email address above: