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Allen County Plan Commission Business Meeting Cancelled Today

Due to lack of the necessary quorum, the Allen County Plan Commission Business Meeting scheduled for February 16th at 1:00 p.m. is cancelled. All items that were scheduled for this February 16th meeting will be moved to the next scheduled business meeting on March 16th.

Southwest Allen County Comprehensive Plan Amendment

Below please find documents relateed to the ongoing review of the Southwest Allen County Land Use Study.

  1. pdf1985 Southwest Study Area
  2. pdf2001 Airport Expressway Plan
  3. pdf2007 Allen County Comprehensive Plan
  4. pdf2016 Southwest Study Area Map
  5. pdfSouthwest Allen County Land Use Study - Updated Study
  6. pdfUpdated Subarea Policies - September 14 2016 Meeting

Site Plan Review Routing Process

Changes have been made to the site plan review process.  Please review this guide to see the new filing options. pdfSite Plan Review Process Submittal Guide.

Fort Wayne, Allen County and Huntertown Zoning Ordinances

 

  1. pdfAllen County Zoning Ordinance - Effective 1/1/2016
  2. pdfFort Wayne Zoning Ordinance - Effective 1/1/2016
  3. pdfHuntertown Zoning Ordinance - Effective 1/1/2017

 

Considering a New Project?

The Department of Planning Services holds monthly new projects meetings to discuss proposed projects prior to formal submittals. If you would like to participate in a new projects meeting please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to receive the new projects meeting application and calendar. There is no fee to participate in the new projects meeting.

Developing Downtown?
If you are considering a development proposal within the downtown Fort Wayne area (DC and DE zoning districts) please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and/or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at your earliest convenience. The City of Fort Wayne now has Downtown Design Standards that may affect your proposal. The manual has requirements and recommendations on new developments, building additions, façade renovations, signage, fencing, and parking. It is often beneficial to discuss your plans with staff members prior to filing any applications or permits.
Our Mission is to provide professional, responsive, efficient and cost-effective government and community services to provide assistance to and improve the quality of life of the people in Allen County.

As of March 3rd 2008 the Fort Wayne Land Use Management and Zoning Department and the Allen County Department of Planning Services became one department. Our office hours are Monday thru Friday 8:00 AM till 5:00 PM. If you have questions about the new permit or about changes to department processes please contact our office at (260) 449 - 7607.

Department of Planning Services

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Suite 150 Citizen Square
200 East Berry Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
M-F 8am - 5:00pm

Phone 260.449.7607
Fax 260.449.7682

Executive Director
Kimberly Bowman, AICP

Deputy Director for Land Use
Paul Blisk, AICP

Director of Redevelopment
Elissa M. McGauley, AICP