Planning & Zoning

The Planning and Zoning division administers county wide land use controls that guide property development and use within the unincorporated areas of the county. These controls address:

  • Building permits
  • Feedlots
  • Floodplain
  • On-site septic systems (SSTS)
  • Shoreland
  • Subdivisions and Parcel Splits
    • Prior to recording a parcel split you must obtain a Certificate of Review from the Land Services Department

This division also provides staff support for the county Board of Adjustment/Planning Commission

Submitting Applications

Permit applications can be submitted multiple ways. Please call us at 320-632-0170 with questions.

Please note: Payment must be submitted with application Applications can take 2 to 3 weeks to be approved.

  1. Mail or Drop off Paperwork
  2. Apply in Person
  3. Online Permit Applications