Community Development

Community Development
Phone: 507.234.5110

Office:  Mon. - Fri. • 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

The Community Development Department is responsible for managing the physical and economic growth of the City of Janesville. This department oversees the planning, development, implementation, and enforcement for all projects or issues relating to planning and zoning, economic development, and building code enforcement. The Community Development Department governs these entities by adhering to the City Comprehensive Land Use Plan, Zoning Code, Subdivision Ordinance, and State Building Code.

Follow the desired link below for more information:

Building permits

Commercial incentives, financial assistance, business resources, property search, and recent activity

Zoning map, zoning ordinance, code requirements, property information, and special land use applications/forms