The Housing Department oversees the areas of affordable housing issues for the community including allocation of Community Development Block Grant Funding to assist in code-compliance issues, construction of affordable housing options and operation of two senior living communities - Washington Woods and Riverside Place.

For more information, click on the appropriate links on this page.

Midland City Hall
333 W. Ellsworth St.
Midland, MI 48640
Phone: 989-837-3374

Equal Housing Opportunities

In accordance with the Federal Fair Housing Law (Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988), the City of Midland provides equal housing opportunities to all citizens, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin.

If you feel you have been discriminated against in regards to housing, contact the Fair Housing Center of Eastern Michigan (1-800-322-4512).

Planning & Community Development

These departments make up the Planning & Community Development Department:

Housing Department:  (see info. at left)

Planning Department:  The department establishes community development objectives; provides technical assistance; researches and monitors growth and development within the city; prepares development plans and programs; reviews and reports on development proposals and coordinates development activities affecting city growth; and administers the city's Federal Flood Insurance and Community Development Block Grant programs.

Building Department:  This department safeguards health, property and the public welfare by regulating and controlling the design, construction, quality of materials, use and occupancy, location, and maintenance of all properties, buildings and structures defined by the City's Code of Ordinances. The department is responsible for enforcing State construction codes, and administers building permits.

All About The Department

House Repair Assistance 

Find out about this housing program available through the City of Midland:

Zero-Interest Deferred Payment Emergency Repair Loans

Department Budgets

Find out more about Senior Housing and Community Development functions and performance indicators for the current fiscal year.

Active Lifestyles at Senior Living Communities

Active Riverside Seniors   Check out this video about the fun activities and programs available to Riverside Place residents. (Windows Media Player 9 and a broadband connection to the Internet required to view video.)

Senior Housing Communities

The City of Midland operates two senior living communities within Midland, each offering many amenities and a safe, comfortable home for residents: 

Riverside Place Senior Living Community

Washington Woods Senior Living Community

Find out the application process for both facilities.

Learn how these facilities came about, in the History of Senior Housing in Midland.