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 Friday, February 22, 2019. Apply online through the through the Citizenserve Online Portal. If you have any questions, please contact the Planning and Zoning Division at (636) 949-7335.

Public Notice

St. Charles County Development Review will hold it's annual storm water education seminar from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 12, 2019. This seminar features presentations from field experts on soil preservation, soil health, construction site stabilization, and proper seeding practices. EnviroCert International has approved this seminar for 2.5 Professional Development Hours (PDHs). Registrations must be received no later than March 7, 2019. Please click here for registration information.

Public Notice

As required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development under the Federal Regulations 24 CFR Part 91 (Consolidated Plan) Reporting Requirements -§570.491 for the Community Development Block Grant Program, the City of Saint Charles, MO, is providing citizens the opportunity to review the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report, (CAPER), of activities and expenditures for the FY18 CDBG allocation for the program year beginning on January 1, 2018 and ending on December 31, 2018.  A Public Hearing will be held at St. Charles County Administration Building, 201 N. Second Street, on February 28, 2019 at 6:30 p.m., on the First Floor in Conference Room 115 to introduce the FY18 CAPER.
FY18 CAPER Notice
Draft FY18 CAPER St. Charles County