Melvindale Housing Commission meetings are held monthly at 3:00 p.m. in the Community Room of Coogan Terrace Apartments.  All meetings are open to the public.

​​(Meeting dates and locations subject to change. To confirm information, please call (313) 429-1095.

​* Meeting not held due to no Quorum.

The Melvindale Housing Commission is governed by a five-member board appointed by the Mayor of the City of Melvindale and approved by the City Council. These talented and dedicated community volunteers oversee our efforts and help ensure the continuing success of our affordable housing programs.

Housing Commission Members

  • C. Sue Herman, Chair
  • Janette DeCaire, Commissioner
  • Carmen Cotto, Commissioner
  • Annette Taylor​, Commissioner
  • Hector Cotto, Commissioner
  • Cynthia C. Telfer, MHC Executive Director 

Melvindale Housing Commission Governing Boards


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Melvindale Housing Commission
3501 Oakwood Boulevard
Melvindale, MI  48122
Phone (313) 429 1095
Fax (313) 383 7872

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MHC and HUD Forms

2024 Board Meeting Minutes

January 22

Notice Attached 


February 26



April 18


May 16  


June 20


July 18

August 15

September 19
October 17
November 21

December 19


2023 Board Meeting Minutes

January 23

     February 27*

​     No Quorum

March 20​​

April 17

     May 15*

    NO Quorum

June 19

No July Meeting

No August Meeting

September 28
October 16
November 20

December 18

​​Summer Recess

​No Board Meetings July-August