New city hall address

The new city hall building is now open at 485 Gorman St. Please update your records to include our new mailing address. If you have questions, call us 952-233-9300.

Department of Planning and Development

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The Department of Planning and Development works with City Council, Planning Commission and other city boards and commissions to plan for the city’s future growth. The department's main functions include:

  • Planning and Zoning: Guide the city’s current growth and development and establish zoning standards
  • Economic Development: Assist businesses with the development, implementation and administration of economic development initiatives
  • Building InspectionsEnsure new construction meets the adopted building codes
  • Natural Resources: Ensuring the city's natural resources are protected during the development process
  • Transit: Oversee the city’s public transit service