Get a ‘Lyft’ to Support Local Businesses this Holiday Season

Get a ‘Lyft’ to Support Local Businesses this Holiday Season

For those coming to Downtown Ferndale December 1-30, take a Lyft and use code FROSTYFERNDALE to receive $5 off a ride to/from Downtown Ferndale. Supported by the Ferndale DDA and City of Ferndale. Limited quantity available. One code valid per account. Pickup or drop-off must be within the coverage area. Cannot be combined with other offers. Subject to Lyft's Terms of Service. Details available at www.frostyferndale.com/lyft-code.continue reading →
City Leadership November Site Visit of The dot

City Leadership November Site Visit of The dot

Leadership from the City of Ferndale, Ferndale DDA, and Ferndale Area Chamber of Commerce checked in on The dot’s progress. The project is moving along smoothly and remains on schedule to deliver mixed-use parking, office, and retail to our awesome downtown. More at https://www.ferndaledot.com/news-from-the-dot/city-leadership-november-the-dot-site-visitcontinue reading →
New Parking App in Downtown Ferndale

New Parking App in Downtown Ferndale

The new Park Ferndale App is here!  Download it in the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store.  It is so easy to use, you will be wondering if you did it right.  Check it out now! Apple App Store: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/parkferndale/id1384685917?ls=1&mt=8 Google App Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.passportparking.mobile.parkferndale   For more information about parking permits and all things parking related, visit: www.parkferndale.comcontinue reading →

Festival Season – Street Closures in Downtown Ferndale

May 20   Rally in the Alley – Withington Alleyway, behind Rust Belt Market May 29   98th Annual Memorial Day Parade – begins at Livernois and Maplehurst, east to Woodward, south to 9 Mile and west to Livernois and Memorial Mall.   Road Closures 8:00 am to Noon June 3   Ferndale Pride – West 9 Mile from Planavon to Woodward, Allen from 9 Mile to West Troy and West Troy from Allen to east parking lot entrance CLOSED 6:00 am Saturday to 11:59 pm June 3   Rainbow Run – Starts & ends on East 9…continue reading →

From vegan to southern, Ferndale’s dining, drinking options grow

Ferndale had 13 new businesses open in the past year and has a 92 percent occupancy rate. The new year will see more dining options arrive in the nearly 4-square-mile Oakland County town. From vegan to southern-inspired cuisine, Ferndale's culinary offerings continue to grow. Here's a roundup of what to look for: Green Space Cafe: Owned by father, cardiologist Joel Kahn, and son Daniel Kahn, this vegan restaurant opened Dec. 1. The 4,000-square-foot dining area seats 100 inside plus 36 on the patio. Its menu offers plant-based, organic items like Pad Thai, sweet…continue reading →