Welcome to the City of Ypsilanti!

Ypsilanti is located just east of Ann Arbor and 35 miles from Detroit. Ypsilanti is known for its rich historical facilities, river side parks and is also home of Eastern Michigan University, which it collaborates with regularly. 

Ypsilanti prides itself on its green initiatives, including city-wide LED streetlights, the use of solar panels to produce energy, and a curbside textile recycling program. Ypsilanti has a large array of parks with over 10 for recreational purposes and a vast number of festivals that take place along the Huron River, bringing in large crowds of citizens and tourists alike, including the Heritage Festival, Elvisfest, Beer Fest, The Color Run and several car shows. 

The City has a growing downtown area and the historic Depot town with many thriving restaurants and attractions such as the Hudson Car Museum, and the fire fighters museum. Ypsilanti is also known to be rich of diversity and its many artistic endeavors to help people express themselves creatively. 

The City of Ypsilanti has been awarded a Foodie for best food destination, and in 2015 was ranked sixth in best place to live if you’re single. With its growing list of activities and population, Ypsilanti is the best kept secret in southeast Michigan!
  1. PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE: Ordinances to Allow Tenants to Post Signs on Leased Residential Properties

    An ordinance to amend Chapter 58, Article IV, Division 2 of the Ypsilanti City Code of Ordinances to provide for a right of tenants to post signs on leased residential premises Read on...
  2. PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE: Allow Governmental Employees to Serve on Board of Ethics

    AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 46, ARTICLE II, SECTIONS 46-31 AND 46-32 OF THE YPSILANTI CITY CODE OF ORDINANCES TO ALLOW EMPLOYEES OF GOVERNMENTAL UNITS OTHER THAN THE CITY OF YPSILANTI TO SERVE ON THE BOARD OF ETHICS Read on...
  3. PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE: Medical Marijuana Ordinance Amendment

    AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 7 “MEDICAL MARIJUANA” OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF YPSILANTI TO PROVIDE FOR STATE LICENSING DEADLINES AS DETERMINED BY THE ADMINISTRATIVE RULES SET BY THE STATE OF MICHIGAN Read on...
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