Planning & Development

Resources for Residents

  • Interested in home maintenance or renovation, including building a deck or garage? Duluth's Construction Services Division is here to help, visit them online to learn more.
  • To learn more about available home improvement programs and loan options, visit us online.
  • To view a comprehensive list of planning applications and checklists, visit us online.
  • To learn more about the Housing Choice Voucher (section 8) Program or Public Housing resources in Duluth, contact the Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Duluth, Minnesota or visit them online
  • For more information on Duluth's Housing Support Program, contact St. Louis County Public Health and Human Services or visit them online
  • If you are currently homeless, or at risk of becoming homeless, call 2-1-1 to schedule an appointment with a local assessor who can assist with housing placement. If you are concerned about someone who is homeless, contact the 24 hour hotline at 218-461-8505 to connect with Duluth's street outreach team. 
  • St. Louis County Continuum of Care (COC) utilizes the Coordinated Entry System (CES) for individuals, families, and youth that are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Contact St. Louis County Public Health and Human Services to learn more or visit them online
  • A comprehensive list of transitional and emergency housing in Duluth is available online through Access North Center for Independent Living.