The Office of Community Standards (OCS) consists of the Building Department, Planning & Zoning Department, and Ordinance Department working together to uphold every aspect of community standards, abate public nuisances and correct zoning and land use issues. This department is responsible to verify safe compliance with codes that are designed to protect the public and ensure safe construction.

The Office of Community Standards is overseen by Director Michael Radzik, who also serves as Director of Police Services.


Ypsilanti Township's Code of Ordinances may be viewed using Municode. Municode's website includes a search engine to easily find specific sections.


Contact Office of Community Standards: (734) 485 - 4393

Contact Building Department: (734) 485-3943

Contact Rental & Vacant Housing Certification: (734) 485 - 3943

Contact Planning & Zoning Department: (734) 485 - 3943

Contact Ordinance Department: (734) 485 - 4393

Contact Neighborhood Watch: (734) 481 - 0617

Office of Community Standards Hours & Location
Monday - Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm (Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm daily.)

Tilden R. Stumbo Civic Center
7200 S. Huron River Dr.
Ypsilanti, MI 48197