Beautification Commission

To strive to keep the city of Hamtramck clean, safe, and green for all those who live, work and visit.

From the Code of Ordinances:


The Commission shall have the following function: it shall be the duty of the Commission to study, conceive, formulate, promulgate and develop plans for the beautification of streets, highways, alleys, utility installations, parks, streams, playgrounds, yards, lots and buildings; to study, investigate and develop plans for improving the health, sanitation, safety and cleanliness of the city; to foster the prevention of fires, diseases and other public hazards; to encourage and recommend the placing, planting and preservation of trees, flowers, plants, shrubbery and other objects of ornamentation in the city; to collect, study and evaluate information on community improvements and to make recommendations thereon; to sponsor, plan, coordinate and carry out the annual spring Clean-Up Paint-Up Fix-Up campaign activities and to otherwise promote public interest in the general improvement of the appearance of the city; provided, however, that nothing herein shall be construed to abridge, invade, supplant or change the powers or duties of the other commissions, departments, boards and agencies of the city.

(Ord. 353, passed 3-28-1974)


Current Members

Rumana Rahman
Sean Cote (Vice Chair)
Angela Fortino (Treasurer)
Alathea Reese
Julianne Bursinger
Julie Sailus
Paul Buhr

2022 Meeting Schedule

Meetings are held on the first Thursday of the month at 6:00pm in the City Council Chambers on the second floor of City Hall.

January 6, 2022
February 3, 2022
March 3, 2022
April 7, 2022
May 5, 2022
June 2, 2022
July 7, 2022
August 4, 2022
September 1, 2022
October 6, 2022
November 3, 2022
December 1, 2022

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Beautification Commission meetings are every first Thursday of the month at 6pm.

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