Mission Statement

The City of Benton Harbor’s Community Development mission is to conduct activities mandated by the United State Congress and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, striving to bring forth a better quality of life for Benton Harbor residents.

Goals & Objectives

Our goals and objectives are to continue to develop viable neighborhoods, including decent and safe housing, for the betterment of a more suitable living environment, eliminate slums and blight, and to expand economic opportunities for the residents of Benton Harbor. The City of Benton Harbor’s Community Development Block Grant dollars are at work assisting in the elimination of impediments that we are burdened with throughout the city.

For additional information, Contact the City of Benton Harbor Department of Community and Economic Development at 269-927-8420