Planning Department

City Planning

The St. Paul Planning Commission makes recommendations on permit applications, zoning district issues, rezoning applications, and subdivision issues within the St. Paul city limits and the one-mile zoning jurisdiction in accordance with the Comprehensive Development Plan, zoning regulations and subdivision regulations. Recommendations by the Planning Commission are forwarded to the St. Paul City Council for final determination. The Planning Commission meets at 5:00 p.m. on the last Monday of each month, or as needed.

The St. Paul Planning Commission is comprised of five individuals appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council. Planning Commission members are: Connie Becker, Arvilla Jacobs, Tyler Solko, Tony Walch, and Jerry Woodgate. If you are interested in becoming a Planning Commission member, please contact 308-754-4483.

The below permit applications must be completed and approved prior to starting construction.

Zoning & Regulations

Zoning Ordinance

Zoning Map

Subdivision Regulations

St. Paul Permit Application Downloads

Commercial Zoning Permit

Residential Zoning Permit

Building Demo Permit

Moving a Building Permit

Fence Permit

Sign Permit


City of St. Paul Comprehensive Plan

View the Plan
Image of the St. Paul, Nebraska water tower.