Planning & Zoning


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The Planning and Zoning Office evaluates and regulates development in the City as outlined in the Comprehensive Plan, Growth Area Plans, Moorhead City Code, metropolitan policies, and State Statutes.  It provides staff services to the City Council, Planning Commission and Board of Adjustment, Oakport Joint Powers Board, Art and Culture Commission and Airport Committee.


The Planning Office responds to inquiries about the use of land and physical development from residents, developers, businesses, realtors and others – including information on the Comprehensive Plan, zoning and subdivision regulations, demographic trends, and development possibilities.

Contact Us

Phone 218.299.5370

Fax 218.299.5399

By Email

Moorhead City Hall 4th Floor, 500 Center Avenue Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm


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