Naming Policy

Naming of Public Property

The City of Monroe is committed to providing a fair, consistent, and efficient process while respecting the important need for public consultation and legislative approval in regards to the naming of city-owned (municipal) properties such as parks, alleyways, recreational areas, municipal buildings, facilities and public right of ways.

The intent of this policy is to guide the naming of city-owned property in a fair, objective and thoughtful manner, and aid in the selection of names suitable for the property, respective of the history of the site or area, useful to the public and reflecting the community culture.

Please read the full policy and procedure document below.

Applications must be completed and submitted electronically using the on-line form below. You may attach a detailed letter on the naming request and documents to the on-line application.

For questions, please email the City Clerk-Treasurer at, [email protected] or contact the City Clerk’s office at 734-384-9140.