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The men and women who run the departments that provide City of Cleveland services make up Mayor Jackson’s Cabinet. 

Departments, Commissions and Boards

Each area of City government plays a unique and specific role in providing services. The City’s Administrative Organizational Chart can give a better understanding of the way in which the departments and divisions are structured.

Cleveland City Council

Cleveland City Council maintains a comprehensive website which includes current information on ordinances, meetings, and Council members. This site helps residents determine which wards they are in.

Cleveland Courts

Cleveland Municipal Court: traffic tickets, small claims, and criminal cases

Cleveland Housing Court: housing code violations

Users in need of additional information regarding Cleveland City government may call the Mayor’s Action Center at 216.664.2900.


Cleveland City Hall
601 Lakeside Ave
Cleveland, Ohio 44114
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Mission Statement


We are committed to improving the quality of life in the City of Cleveland by strengthening our neighborhoods, delivering superior services, embracing the diversity of our citizens, and making Cleveland a desirable, safe city in which to live, work, raise a family, shop, study, play and grow old.

– City of Cleveland