Zoning

Zoning is one of the responsibilities of the community development department. The department administers Municipal Code Chapter 253 Floodplain Zoning and Chapter 255 Zoning.

The department generally has the following duties:

The plan commission is the designated zoning agency that oversees the functions of the community development and zoning departments. The plan commission also reviews and advises the Common Council on all proposed amendments to Municipal Code Chapter 253 Floodplain Zoning and Chapter 255 Zoning, the zoning map (PDF), the future land use map (PDF), other maps and text.