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You can submit planning and development applications via our online ePermits software. You can also pay application fees online using a credit card. If you have any questions, please contact Kelly Buska, permit coordinator, at 952-233-9322.


The Planning and Zoning Division is responsible for the review and management of development and redevelopment to ensure projects are orderly, efficient and of high standard. The division's main functions include:

Planning & Zoning Applications

Requests for zoning changes, variances, conditional use permits, subdivisions, site plans, plats, easement vacation and comprehensive plan amendments require review by the Planning Commission and approval by the City Council.

Planning Permits
Conditional Use Permit
Final Plat
Home Occupations
Minor Subdivision
Outdoor Cafe Permit
Planned Unit Development
Planned Unit Development Concept Review
Preliminary Plat
Seasonal Sales Permit
Sign Permits
Vacation of Streets, Alleys and Easements
Woodland Alteration Permit
Zoning Map and Text Amendments
Zoning Verification Letter