Planning & Development




The Planning & Development Department prepares information necessary to generate new development and redevelopment throughout the City, working closely with City Council, the Planning Commission and the Urban Renewal Authority to implement initiatives that will enhance and improve the quality of life for the citizens of Fairmont.

The Planning & Development Department is responsible for current planning, which involves zoning and land use regulations as well as comprehensive planning, which addresses broad community issues by establishing guidelines for the future growth of the City.

The Planning & Development Department prepares and manages grants and other funding programs for the City of Fairmont and several community non‐profit organizations.

March 28, 2017 Economic Development Presentation