City Departments

  • The Planning and Development Department’s mission is to build a city secure in its future, grounded in its roots and hopeful in its present state. The vision that supports this mission is a healthy and beautiful Detroit, built on inclusionary growth, economic opportunity and an atmosphere of trust.
  • The Department of Neighborhoods works closely with neighborhood and other community organizations, CDCs, faith-based organizations and local businesses to identify and prioritize concerns, and then coordinate with the appropriate City department to deliver results.
  • The Health Department works to improve health in Detroit through a wide range of programs and services.
  • The City Planning Commission provides recommendations to the City Council on the physical, social and economic development of the City including the Five-Year Capital Agenda, Master Plan, and other proposals and ordinances for the regulation of development and land use, as required by the City Charter.

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