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
For more information, click on the
appropriate links on this page.
Midland City Hall
333 W. Ellsworth St.
Midland, MI 48640
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
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.
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.
House Repair Assistance
Find out about this housing program available through the City of Midland:
Zero-Interest Deferred Payment
Emergency Repair Loans;
Find out more about
Senior Housing and
Development functions and performance indicators for the current fiscal year.
Active Lifestyles at Senior Living
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.