Planning & Protective Services Department

Our Purpose
The Department of Planning and Protective Services supports planning, public involvement, enhancement of neighborhoods, and protection of public health and safety to promote a high quality of life for residents and to create a positive quality of place for visitors to the Capital City. 

What We Do
The Department offers direction and guidance to six divisions: Building Inspection, Property Maintenance, Environmental Health, Planning and Zoning, Long Range Transportation Planning (MPO), and Redevelopment & Grants. The Department provides administrative support for the following Boards and Commissions: Board of (Zoning) Adjustment, Cemetery Resources Board, Board of Electrical Examiners and Review, Plumbing Board of Review and Examiners, Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization Board of Directors and Technical Committee, Facade Improvement Committee, Historic Preservation Commission, and the Planning and Zoning Commission. The Department also provides administrative support for the City Council's Annexation Committee. 

Planning & Protective Services Annual Report
2018 Annual Report
2017 Annual Report

2016 Annual Report

Planning & Protective Services Monthly Reports
June 2018
May 2018

April 2018

March 2018
February 2018

January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017

July 2017

June 2017

May 2017

April 2017

March 2017

February 2017

January 2017

December 201
November 2016
October 2016

Current Topics:
Presentation - Overview of Tornado Impacted Structures
Presented at City Council Worksession on 9-30-19 - Updated as of 10-8-19

Contact Information
Open Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Phone: (573) 634-6410
Fax: (573) 634-6457