Community Development

About Us 

The Community Development Department is comprised of three divisions: Building and Code Enforcement, Development Review, and Planning and Zoning. The divisions provide services relating to permitting and inspecting new construction, community planning, zoning, subdivision matters, code enforcement inspections, and review and approval of development improvement plans.

Citizenserve Citizen Access Portal

Apply for permits and contractor licenses, submit plans, file a property maintenance and/or code enforcement complaint, and more through the Citizenserve Online Portal. Enjoy the convenience of handling these tasks online from your home or business.

Planning and Zoning Commission Meetings

Visit the Planning and Zoning Commission page for more information.

Public Notice

St. Charles County Fireworks Stand Owners - Conditional Use Permit Application Deadline for 2019 Fireworks Stands is February 22, 2019

For those who plan to operate fireworks stands within commercial or industrial zoned areas of unincorporated St. Charles County, the St. Charles County Planning and Zoning Division is now taking applications for Conditional Use Permits for Temporary Fireworks Stands. The last day to file applications will be February 22, 2019. Applications will be presented and voted on at the March 20, 2019 St. Charles County Planning and Zoning Commission meeting. If you have any questions, please contact the Planning and Zoning Division at (636) 949-7335.