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Community Development

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Divisions 

Development  Engineering - Building - Planning - Redevelopment - Business License - Code Enforcement
Permit Center Location Map 

Community Development Monthly Report CD Report

Click here for the latest information on zoning applications
and larger construction projects in Carson City. 

About Us

The Community Development Department incorporates five functional divisions into the Permit Center, located at 108 E. Proctor Street. The divisions include the Development Engineering Division, Planning Division, Building Division, Permit Center/Business License Division, and Code Enforcement Division. The Permit Center provides the hub for processing applications and permits and is the point of contact for all processes and Development Services staff.

Quick Links to Permit and Application Downloads

Building and Engineering Permit Applications, such as residential, commercial, engineering, grading, water and sewer connections, and sign permits.
Planning and Zoning Permit Applications, such as Major Project Review, Special Use Permit, Parcel Map, Subdivision Map, etc.
Redevelopment Special Event Funding Form
Business License Forms and Applications, including commercial business license, home occupation, liquor license and special event forms and information.
Code Enforcement Complaint 

Contact Information:

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Contact: Lee Plemel, AICP, Community Development Director
Phone: (775) 887-2180
Email: lplemel@carson.org

REDEVELOPMENT
Contact: Lee Plemel, AICP, Community Development Director
Phone: (775) 887-2180
Email: lplemel@carson.org

PERMIT CENTER/BUSINESS LICENSE DIVISION
Contact: Lena Reseck, Permit Technician
Phone: (775) 887-2310
Email: lreseck@carson.org
Permit Center Activities: Application and permit processing; general information regarding the City's permitting process, public counter service.
Business License Division Activities: Issuance of business licenses, liquor licenses and special event permits.

BUILDING DIVISION
Contact:  Shawn Keating, CBO
Phone: (775) 887-2310
Email: SKeating@carson.org
Activities: Building permit plan review, building permit inspections

PLANNING DIVISION
Contact: Hope Sullivan, AICP, Planning Manager 
Phone: (775) 887-2180
Email: planning@carson.org
Activities: Planning and zoning processes (Special Use Permits, Zone Changes, Zoning Variances), land development processes (Parcel Maps, Subdivisions, Planned Unit Development)

CODE ENFORCEMENT DIVISION
Contact: Kevin McCoy, Compliance Officer
Phone: (775) 887-2599, ext. 7229
Email: codeenforcement@carson.org
Activities: Zoning code and nuisance code enforcement

DEVELOPMENT ENGINEERING DIVISION
Contact: Stephen Pottéy, PE, Project Manager 
Phone: (775) 887-2300
Email: Spottey@carson.org
Activities: Site civil engineering plan review, permitting, and inspections

 

Development Engineering - Building - Planning - Redevelopment - Business License - Code Enforcement

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