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Welcome to Housing Court

The Housing Court has jurisdiction over criminal cases involving violations of the City’s housing, building, fire, zoning, health, waste collection, sidewalk and agricultural and air pollution codes. The court also hears civil cases involving landlord/tenant disputes.

Housing Court Mission

At the Cleveland Municipal Housing Court, we are committed to improving the quality of life in our neighborhoods. Through fair, tough, and compassionate adjudication and mediation the court strives to protect the health, safety and aesthetics of the properties and physical environments of our communities.

Employment Opportunity - The Housing Division of the Cleveland Municipal Court has an opening for a full-time Court Mediator. Position Description.

2019 Housing Court Events

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Housing Court Clinics

large group of people sitting in meetingWednesday, April 24, 2019
Where: Bethany English Lutheran Church
15460 Triskett Road, Cleveland, OH 44111
Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm
Bethany English Clinic Flyer

Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Where: Mary Queen of Peace
4423 Pearl Road, Cleveland, OH 44109 
Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm 
Mary Queen of Peace Clinic Flyer


Landlord Workshops

Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Where: Polish American Cultural Center
6501 Lansing Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44105
Time: 3:00pm-6:00pm
Polish American Cultural Center Brochure
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Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Where: Cleveland Public Library - Carnegie West Branch
1900 Fulton Road, Cleveland, OH 44113
Time: 3:00pm-6:00pm
Click here to register for this class.

Tenant Workshops

Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Where: Gunning Park Recreation Center
16700 Puritas Ave, Cleveland, OH 44135
Time: 3:30-5:30
Gunning Park Recreation Center Brochure
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