Fair Housing Services

Under state and federal laws and regulations, residents of the City of Green Bay are entitled to equal access to housing.

Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968 (Fair Housing Act), as amended, prohibits discrimination in the sale, rental, and financing of housing  based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, familial status, and disability.

To find out more about your rights contact or visit:

Fair Housing Council of Northeast Wisconsin
4321 West College Avenue, Suite 200
Appleton, WI  54914
(920) 560-4620
Toll-free statewide complaint intake line: 1-877-647-Fair (3247)

HUD Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity
Milwaukee Field Office
310 West Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 950
Milwaukee, WI  53203-2289
(414) 297-3214
Housing Discrimination Hotline (800) 669-9777

Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing 

The City of Green Bay an Entitlement Community that receives Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds from the Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD).  A portion of these funds are used to contract with Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council (through the Northeast Wisconsin satellite office) to address fair housing and housing discrimination, and to certify that all efforts are being made to affirmatively further fair housing during the program year.

2019 Analysis of Impediments

Fair Housing Equal Opportunity for All

HUD is committed to ensure that everyone is treated equally when searching for a place to call home, and offers a brochure to help educate on housing discrimination-how to recognize it-and what rights/protections are required under law.

The Fair Housing Brochure is in English.  For additional languages, please visit the HUD website.