Items of Interest


Ferndale's Old Settlers' Picnic and Pioneer Days will be taking place July 24th through July 27, 2014.  Friday evening is the Children's Parade and the Grand Parade takes place Saturday between 11 AM - 1:30 PM.  Roads will be closing about 15 minutes before the beginning of the parades; follow this link to see the road closure locations, and please plan accordingly! 


Fee Increases - on May 20, 2013, Ferndale City Council approved an increase in some of the fees we charge.  Effective May 27, 2013, our fingerprinting fees will be $12 per card for city residents and Ferndale School District employees/volunteers, and $15 per card for non-residents.  The fee for a clearance letter will be $20.  None of our other fees will be changing.


We are pleased to announce that the City of Ferndale and Ferndale Haggen Pharmacy have teamed up to offer a Pharmaceutical Take-Back Program.  Narcotic pain killers and prescribed controlled substances can now be dropped off at the Ferndale Police Department, and other prescription drugs are being accepted at Haggen Pharmacy. Please visit the city's website for more details on the program.


Thanks to the Salvation Army Emergency Assistance Program, the Ferndale Police Department is able to provide short term financial help to Ferndale residents and travelers who have experienced an emergency and are in need of financial aid. Types of assistance include food, gas, home heating fuels, bus fare, and in extreme emergencies, shelter for families with children. Please call or stop in for further information.