Did You Know?

  • The City of Southfield has more almost 800 acres of park land as well as two public nine-hole golf courses.

  • Southfield Flower Day was developed by the Mayor and City Council to promote curb appeal and beautification efforts throughout the City of Southfield.

  • There are 32 miles of rivers and streams in Southfield, and the City hosted the 1st annual Rouge River Cleanup over 35 years ago.

  • The Southfield Public Library has won numerous regional and national awards for its innovative architecture and progressive programs.
Welcome to the Southfield Housing Department

The Southfield Housing Department provides assistance in obtaining and improving decent and affordable housing.

The Housing Department's goals are:
  • Improve and preserve Southfield's existing housing stock
  • Revitalize neighborhoods and expand affordable housing principally to benefit low and moderate-income persons
  • Organize partnerships with other city departments and outside entities to provide greater resources and public awareness.

Housing Discrimination Notice

Housing discrimination is prohibited by law. For more information on housing discrimination, visit www.hud.gov/fairhousing. If you have a housing discrimination complaint, contact the Michigan Department of Civil Rights at 313-456-3700 or the HUD hotline at 1-800-669-9777 or 1-800-927-9275 (TTY).

City of Southfield Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program

The following is the City of Southfield's Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) activities. For more information, contact a CDBG Program Specialist at (248) 796-4174.

Community Development Block Grant  (CDBG) Program FY 2014-15 Activities (PDF)

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program FY 2015-16 Activities (PDF)

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program FY 2016-17 Activity (PDF)

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program FY 2017-18 Activity (PDF)

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program FY 2018-19 Activity (PDF)

Other Related Documents

CDBG Five Year Consolidation Plan FY 2016-2020 Draft (PDF)

Oakland County  Consolidated Plan  FY 2016-2020 (PDF)

Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice (PDF)

CDBG Citizen Participation Plan (PDF)