**The Building and Planning Department is now open through the lunch hour - noon to 1 p.m.**
The Building and Planning Department is responsible for providing and coordinating all functions pertaining to building permitting and inspections, code enforcement, flood plain management, city planning, and zoning administration. The department also staffs the city’s Board of Zoning Appeals, Building Code Board of Appeals, Historic Landmarks Commission, and Planning Commission. The staff is committed to carrying out these functions in a professional manner in order to provide a positive experience. Contact information can be found in the "Staff Directory" at the bottom left side of the page.