Resources & Research

Blight Sample Ordinances


Click on the links below to see sample ordinances and resources from Michigan cities.
(HRC=Home Rule City  GLV=General Law Village). These files require Adobe Acrobat Reader to view.

Abandoned, Vacant Property and Blight


Civil Infractions for Property Violations

1994 PA 12 provides that a civil infraction is any act or omission that is prohibited by a law or ordinance but is not a crime and for which civil sanctions may be ordered. Some municipalities cite property maintenance/code violations as civil infractions.

Dangerous Buildings


Junk, Trash & Rubbish

Property Maintenance

Registration: Abandoned/Vacant Property

Unsafe Structures


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