Community Planning and Development Services

Information

Director:

Ken Young

Main Office:

300 Sixth Street 
Rapid City, SD 57701 

Telephone: 605-394-4120 
Fax: 605-394-6636

Mission Statement:

Planning, developing and building a better community.

 

Purpose:

Provides a broad mix of development services including building inspections, residential and  non-residential growth analysis and projections, development review, transportation planning, air quality inspections, annexation studies, tax increment financing review and historic preservation assistance.

Divisions:

Building Services Division
Current Planning Division
Long Range Planning Division

Personnel - Full-Time Employees (FTEs):

24

Budget:

$2,062,437

Funding Sources:

General Fund:  79.92%
Enterprise Funds:  0%
Grants:  20.08%
Other Funding:  0%

What We Do:

Building Services Division

  • Plans examination and building code enforcement
  • Building permitting and inspections
  • Air Quality permitting
  • Staff support for Zoning Board of Adjustment, Building Code Board of Appeals and Air Quality Board

Current Planning

  • Plans examination and zoning ordinance enforcement
  • Review and processing of land use applications
  • Prepares zoning code ordinances and municipal code amendments
  • Staff support for the Planning  Commission 

Long Range Planning

  • Transportation Planning
  • Neighborhood Planning
  • Residential and non-residential growth analysis and projections
  • Land Use Plan Amendments
  • Annexations
  • Historic Preservation
  • Tax Increment Financing
  • Staff support for the TIF District Project Review Committee, Historic Preservation Commission, Historic Sign Review Committee and Metropolitan Planning Organization and Committees

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