Garage/Yard Sale

Garage sale means and includes all general sales, open to the public, conducted from or on a residential premise in any residential zone, as defined by the zoning ordinance, for the purpose of disposing of personal property including, but not limited to, all sales entitled "garage," "lawn," "yard," "attic," "porch," "room," "backyard," "flea market," "patio," or "rummage" sale. This definition shall not include a situation where no more than five specific items are held out for sale and all advertisement of such sale specifically names those items to be sold.

Residents may apply and be permitted up to 3 Garage Sales per year, for 3 consecutive days. The Citywide Garage/Yard Sales are not included in the annual limit. 

Each Garage Sale Permit costs $5.00

Contact the Clerk's Office for more details: (734) 942-7540 or


At the Regular Meeting held on Feb2021Fall City Wide Flyerruary 8, 2021, the City Council resolved (Resolution No. 21-040) that the 2021 Fall City-Wide Garage Yard Sale dates be set for September 23rd - September 26th.

This is a fee-free event; however, registration is still required

Please fill out the online registration/application below.

Registrations received by September 10, 2021, will be included in a list of participating addresses published in "The Eagle" newspaper. 

For further questions, you can contact the Clerk's Office at (734)942-7540 or