Land Bank Authority

The Manistee County Land Bank Authority was created in 2018. Priorities for use of properties include home ownership, affordable housing, neighborhood revitalization, and returning properties to productive tax paying status. The Manistee County Land Bank Authority is a member of the Michigan Association of Land Banks.

Meetings

In 2020, the Land Bank Authority will meet at 3:00 pm on the 2nd Monday of the month (except August, which will be the 3rd Monday).  All meetings will be held in the Board of Commissioners' meeting room at the Manistee County Courthouse & Government Center, 415 3rd Street, Manistee, MI 49660.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available after approval.

View most recent agendas and minutes

Members

  • Rachel Nelson, Chair, Manistee County Treasurer, no term
  • Tamara Buswinka, Vice-Chair, Community Development/Real Estate, term expires December 31, 2021 
  • Pauline Jaquish, Secretary/Treasurer, Manistee County Board of Commissioners, term expires December 31, 2020
  • Gary Buren, Construction/Building Trades, term expires December 31, 2020
  • Julie Griffis, At-Large, term expires December 31, 2022