Code and Charter

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Troy City Charter is the document that established Troy as a municipal corporation on June 13, 1955. It describes the City of Troy's official operating procedures, organization of government and municipal powers as well as many other aspects of the City's role as a governing entity.

Troy City Code is the document that contains all ordinances including those dealing with administration, parks, public grounds, streets, sidewalks, zoning, planning, businesses, trades, building, electrical, heating and plumbing regulations, and police and traffic regulations. It excludes ordinances granting franchises and special privileges, establishing sewer and other public improvement districts, providing for the construction of particular sewers, streets or sidewalks, or for the improvement thereof, and for the construction and improvement of other public works, authorizing the borrowing of money or the issuance of bonds.

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Important Notice: The online version of the City of Troy City Code and Charter document contains updates through the date indicated on the first page. The Troy City Clerk maintains the official hard copy version of the Troy City Code and Charter. This copy may be viewed at:

City Clerk's Office

Troy City Hall
500 West Big Beaver
Troy MI 48084
Phone: 248.524.3316

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