COVID-19 UPDATE 03-30-2020: In-person visits to the Department are suspended until further notice. If you have business with the Department, it should occur by telephone or email instead of meeting in person. All applications, permits or other items necessary for approval and their applicable fees will need to be mailed via United States Postal Service.
You may experience some delays in communication from the department as we will have some staff working from home and some in the office. We appreciate your patience during this time.
2020 Fee Schedule: Effective March 30, 2020.
Mission Statement: The Department of Planning & Zoning shall strive to protect and promote the health, safety and general welfare of all property owners and to protect the environment and physical and natural resources through the application of professional planning practices, the advancement of a county-wide Geographical Information System (GIS), the professional administration and equitable enforcement of all Chippewa County, State and Federal land use codes and ordinances.