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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.

What Every Property Owner Should Know...Lead Issues & Abatement

About the Course:

  • Approaches to Lead & Mold:  Environmental Health Watch
  • Lead and the Law: Criminal and Civil Liability: Cleveland Housing Court, Magistrate Department 
  • The Role of the Housing Specialists: Cleveland Housing Court, Housing Specialist Department

Please join us for a chance to learn from the Court’s experts—and each other! 


Wednesday, April 5, 2017   

Time:  Registration: 2:30 p.m.
Course: 3:00 to 6:00 p.m.   

Collinwood Recreation Center
16300 Lakeshore Blvd.
Cleveland, OH 44110

  No cost to you!
Register by April 3rd: Click Here to Register


            The Housing Division of the Cleveland Municipal Court has an immediate opening for a Judicial Clerk/Staff Attorney. 

Applications will be accepted until March 17, 2017.

Click here for more information regarding this position.