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

    Find important forms and permitting information for builders and contractors.

  2. Code Enforcement

    The Code Enforcement Division strives to protect the health, safety, and welfare of Lansing residents through the preservation and improvement of the housing stock by assuring safe, decent, and sanitary housing while conserving the integrity of Lansing neighborhoods.

  3. 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.

  4. Lansing Economic Development Corporation

    The Lansing Economic Development Corporation (LEDC) is a nonprofit organization established in 1976 for the purpose of attracting, expanding, and retaining business and industry in the City of Lansing.

  5. Parking Services

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

  6. 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.