Community Reinvestment Area (CRA)

The City of Lorain’s Building, Housing & Planning Department will serve as the responsible department for the processing of Community Reinvestment Area (CRA) applications within the five (5) CRA Zones located throughout the City.

CRA applications will only be accepted during normal business hours, Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. in the Building, Housing & Planning Department, Lorain City Hall, 5th Floor. 

Any questions can be directed to Planning and Zoning Administrator, Drew Crawford at 440-204-2082 or Drew_Crawford@cityoflorain.org

  1. Drew Crawford

    Planning and Zoning Administrator
    Phone: 440-204-2082