Healthy Homes

For help getting the lead out of your home, the Muskegon County Land Bank Authority is available to provide information on lead-safe home repairs and can make referrals to lead removal resources. Please call (231) 724-1259.

Lead Hazard Reduction Program
Muskegon County Treasurer’s Office
173 E. Apple Avenue, Muskegon, MI 49442
Phone: (231) 724-1259
Fax: (231) 724-6549
Website: http://www.muskegonlandbank.org/lead.htm

If you live in Muskegon County, you may be eligible for help to make your home lead safe if:

  • You have a child under 6 years old living in or visiting the home on a regular basis;
  • You are a low to moderate income family;
  • You live in a home built before 1978; and
  • You own or rent the home.

Those who are eligible, receive:

  • Lead Inspection/Risk Assessment and report of findings ($500 value).
  • Lead Hazard Control Work - which may include new windows and doors and special cleaning and painting to qualified applicants.

Even if you don't qualify for this program, we can help you determine what the next step is according to your situation. Please call (231) 724-1259.

For an up to date list of all private and public licensed lead inspectors in the area visit www.michigan.gov/leadsafe

FOR INFORMATION ON LEAD POISONING VISIT www.michigan.gov/leadsafe