Community Development

Mike Causo, Community Development Manager
200 N. First St.
810-844-5149

Kelly Haataja, Executive Assistant to Community Development
200 N. First St.
810-225-9255

Genal Pratt, Rental Inspector/Code Enforcement Officer
200 N. First St.
810-225-9257

24-hour Building Inspection Line-Livingston County
517-546-3830


The Community Development Department administers planning and development regulations. It also provides the following:

  • Administration of the City's building & building safety programs
  • Site plan administration
  • Sign ordinance
  • Capital Improvement Program (CIP) administration
  • Assistance to customers with variance requests

The Community Development Staff also provides staff support to the Planning Commission, Zoning Board of Appeals, Downtown Development Authority, Principal Shopping District, and the Arts & Culture Commission.

Zoning Map