City of Saginaw, Michigan

Opportunity Starts Here


Starting a business means going through an obstacle course of permits, licenses, forms and fees. We’re here to help you, every step of the way. Our Development Guide is a great place to start, and the resources on this page can help you with a full range of services to help get you the ball rolling.


Permits and Fees

Market Strategy

Site Plan Review


Historic Districts

City Planning Commission

Board of Appeals

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