Community Development

Mike Caruso, Community Development Manager 810-844-5149
Kelly Haataja, Executive Assistant to Community Development 810-225-9255
Jim O'Connor, Rental Inspector/Code Enforcement 810-225-9257
Julie McDonell, Community Development Clerk 810-225-8019
Building Department 810-225-8019
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,  and the Arts & Culture Commission.

Zoning Map

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