Read about particular code requirements and zoning ordinances common to the Planning and Zoning Department.
The City of Waconia, like all municipalities in the Twin Cities Metropolitan Area, is required by the Metropolitan Land Use Planning Act to prepare a Comprehensive Plan and Land Use Controls that are consistent with planned, orderly and staged development, Metropolitan System Plans and the regional blueprint.
Locate information on the two topics of electrical work and sump pumps.
Read through some planning and zoning issues that pertain to building permits, general permits, and construction.
To ensure safety of tenants, the city requires that all residential rental dwellings be properly inspected and licensed by the city prior to occupancy by tenants.
Learn more about setbacks and variances.