Berrien County Community Development

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701 Main Street
St. Joseph, MI   49085
Fax: 269.982.8611
Contact: Jennifer Arent
Hours: 8:30am-5:00pm


The Berrien County Community Development Department oversees economic development, planning, solid waste management, transportation and resource recovery. The department works closely with community leaders and governments to coordinate their activities that deal with attracting and maintaining businesses within Berrien County through pooling resources. It is also the focal point for many projects that are multi-governmental. The Berrien County Community Development Department is the resource that the community looks to for the coordination of programs that are grant or loan eligible.


Additional Information

  • Recycling
  • Demographic info
  • Commercial properties
  • Industrial properties
  • Business financing
  • Relocating info
  • Emergency home repair
  • Home repair loans
  • Manufacturing start-ups
  • Tax abatements
  • Community Development Block Grants
  • Community Profiles
  • Manufacturing databases
  • Berrien Bus
  • Land Preservation (farmland)
  • Interlocal agreements
  • Brownfield redevelopments
  • Business growth resources

Handicap accessible


Westbound: I-94 exit 33, through Benton Harbor and over the bridge into St. Joseph. Located on left, approximately 4 blocks down.

Eastbound: I-94 exit 23 North, into downtown St. Joseph. Located on the right.