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, Principal Shopping District, and the Arts & Culture Commission.

Zoning Map

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