Current planning focuses on the day-to-day activities of planning and zoning, including assisting residents and businesses develop or redevelop their property and processing land use applications.
The Unified Development Chapter of the City of Duluth Legislative Code (UDC) is the official body of rules and regulations to guide land use and development in the City of Duluth.
The Planning Commission makes recommendations or decisions on land use applications and meets the second Tuesday of every month.
Environmental Assessment Worksheets
The Planning Commission is the Responsible Governmental Unit (RGU) and conducts reviews of Environmental Assessment Worksheets (EAWs). Environmental Assessment Worksheet. Click here for a link to more information (state statute) on EAWs.
Public Comment Period: February 5, 2013 to March 6, 2013. Note, this item will be discussed at the March 12, 2013, Planning Commission meeting, but a decision will not be reached until their March 26, 2013 meeting.
Public Comment Period: March 18, 2013 to April 17, 2013. Note, this item will be discussed at the April 9, 2013, Planning Commission meeting, but a decision will not be reached until their May 14, 2013 meeting.
Public Comment Period: April 1, 2013 to May 1, 2013. A determination has been made than an EIS is not necessary. Click here for a copy of the Record of Decision (and comments and respones).
The Planning Division is in the process of updating the sign/advertisment section of the UDC.