Planning, Development and Building Divisions

The Planning & Development Department consists of three main divisions: Planning, Development and the Building Division.

Planning Division

The Planning Division is responsible for reviewing land use applications for Development Activities such as annexation, zoning, plats and site plans and also is responsible for the administration of the Town of Erie Comprehensive Plan (PDF) and  Unified Development Code.

Building Division

The Building Division is a one-stop-shop for individuals planning improvements to their properties. The division reviews construction plans, issues permits, performs inspections, and enforces ordinances that ensure safe buildings and a healthy environment. It also manages the licensing of contractors and trades.