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Responsibilities of the Office of the City Clerk
The City Clerk's office is responsible for preparing and distributing agendas, documents, and minutes for City Commission meetings; maintaining, recording and preserving all official documents and proceedings of the City Commission; publishing legal advertisements; posting public notices; coordinating the codification and publication of the City’s Code of Ordinances; processing weed abatement and demolition assessments; receiving and filing claims; distributing accounts payable and payroll checks; receiving and processing applications for alcohol beverage licenses, bail bond licenses, and private investigator licenses; receiving and processing annexation, property inquiry, and public information requests; distributing tobacco stamps; conducting municipal and school board elections; and processing all incoming and outgoing mail.

Applications & Licenses
Applications for the sale of alcoholic beverages, bail bonds and private investigators are filed with the city clerk.  Petitions for annexation into the corporate limits of the City of Dothan and damage claims against the City of Dothan are also filed in the city clerk's office.

Alcoholic Beverage License Procedure
Bail Bond License Procedure
Private Investigator Procedure

Requesting Records & Information
Submit written request to include name, address, phone number, and reason for request to:
City Clerk
126 North St. Andrews St.
Room 213
P.O. Box 2128
Dothan, AL 36302

Sales, Use & Lodgings Taxes
Sales, use, and lodgings taxes are collected by AlaTAX, which is located in Birmingham, Alabama. For information, call (800) 556-7274.

A list of "Structures Proposed for Nuisance Abatement" is available for view on Planning Department's page. 

Tammy Danner
City Clerk
Ph: (334) 615-3160

Wendy Shiver
Assistant City Clerk
Ph: (334) 615-3162

Fx: (334) 615-3169

126 N. Saint Andrews St.
Room 213
Dothan, AL 36303

P.O. Box 2128
Dothan, AL 36302

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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