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

Community Development Monthly Report CD Monthly Report Cover Page

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:

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

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

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.

Contact:  Charlene Gaworski, CBO
Phone: (775) 887-2310
Email: CGaworski@carson.org
Activities: Building permit plan review, building permit inspections

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)

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

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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