Planning & Development

Planning & Development

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How to Reach Us

City Hall is now open. Planning & Development division staff are working 8:00 – 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday.

Staff is also available to provide information and respond to inquiries via phone or internet (including pre-application meetings).

Please call 218-730-5580 or email for additional information. Thank you.

About the Division

The Planning and Development Division supports positive growth in Duluth, from the visioning stages of long-range comprehensive planning to day-to-day zoning review. This Division is also responsible for implementing the City’s housing goals, developing businesses and the local economy, advancing infrastructure projects, protecting environmental quality, and fostering partnerships to improve access to community services.