City Codes & Ordinances

Code of Ordinances and City Charter (Chapter 10)

The City has recently finished the recodification of the City Code of Ordinances. General and zoning ordinances may be viewed in the database.   

All new ordinances and amendments established after the 2022 recodification can be viewed by clicking: current ordinances & amendments

Please note: The City of St. Clair Shores administers and enforces the current Michigan Building Code, Michigan Electrical Code, Michigan Mechanical Code, Michigan Plumbing Code, and the Michigan Property Maintenance Code. 

All ordinances and codes can be found at  or by clicking "database' above