Located in Clawson, Mich., the Office of the City Clerk maintains the records and minutes of the meetings of city council, boards and commissions. It conducts various elections in accordance with state and federal laws. The Office of the City Clerk issues a variety of animal, business, peddler and amusement device licenses. It also administers the oaths of office for council appointees and city and police officials. Additionally, the Office of the City Clerk recommends various ordinances to the city council.