Planning & Neighborhood Development

The Planning and Neighborhood Development Department covers a wide range of responsibilities, and is made up of several divisions that help keep the City running, including the:
  • Building Safety
  • Development - Housing Assistance
  • Parking Services Office
  • Planning Office
City of Lansing Master Plan
Click the link above to learn more about the Design Lansing Comprehensive Plan (PDF). Design Lansing addresses a broad range of topics that influence quality of life with a focus on land use, development and infrastructure issues on which the City of Lansing can have a direct impact. 


  1. Divisions

    Learn more about the divisions that make up the Planning and Neighborhood Development Department.

  2. Permit Procedures

    Find permit procedures, along with other forms and applications.

  3. Contact Us

    Find contact information for the Planning and Neighborhood Development Department, as well as its divisions and staff.

  4. Design Lansing Master Plan

    Design Lansing is the City of Lansing's Master Plan.