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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.

Neighborhood Housing Clinic


Wednesday, November 14th
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Mary Queen of Peace
4423 Pearl Road

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Housing Court Mover Application for 2019


     Housing Court PROPOSED LOCAL RULE:

    The Housing Court is considering a local rule permitting the sealing of eviction records under certain circumstances. Click to read the proposed rule.


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