The Department consists of the following divisions:
  1. Building Safety

    Find important forms and permitting information for builders and contractors.

  2. Development & Housing Assistance

    The mission of the Development Office is to promote safe, energy efficient affordable housing opportunities for all Lansing residents, to plan and manage programs that benefit families with low and moderate income, to foster economic development, to support citizen led initiatives that create and sustain safe, attractive neighborhoods, and to manage real estate transactions on behalf of the City.

  3. Parking Services

    Parking Services maintains many convenient downtown parking lots and structures. Learn more about parking rates, programs, and payment options.

  4. Planning Office

    The Lansing Planning Office is committed to managing development through effective planning and zoning practices designed to enhance the quality of life in residential neighborhoods, create vibrant business districts, protect the environment and promote an atmosphere for industry to thrive.