Area Planning Department

The Vigo County Area Planning Department is entrusted with promoting the public health, safety, comfort, morals, convenience and general welfare of the community; guiding the future development of the City of Terre Haute, the Town of Riley, the Town of Seelyville, the Town of West Terre Haute, and the remaining areas of Vigo County; securing adequate light, air, convenience of access, and safety from fire, flood, and other damage; lessening or avoiding congestion in public ways; ensuring that the needs of agriculture, industry, and business be recognized in future growth; ensuring that residential areas provide healthful surroundings for family life; and ensuring that growth be commensurate with and promotive of efficient and economical use of public funds.

The Vigo County Area Planning Department enforces the Zoning, Subdivision and Flood Control Ordinances; produces and maintains maps for governmental and public use; and advises the Planning Commission and other legislative bodies as to zoning rules and regulations.

Forms References Current Board Membership

Vigo County Unincorporated Zoning Map Change Petition

Town of West Terre Haute Zoning Map Change Petition

Town of Riley Zoning Map Change Petition

Town of Seelyville Zoning Map Change Petition

City of Terre Haute Zoning Map Change Petition

Major Subdivision Petition (Commercial/Industrial/Residential 6 lots or more)

Minor Subdivision Petition (Residential 1 to 5 lots)

 

Vigo County Unified Zoning Ordinance

City of Terre Haute Zoning Code (see Chapter 10 )

Vigo County Subdivision Control Ordinance

Vigo County Flood Control Ordinance (Ord. 1, 2011)

THRIVE 2025 (Vigo County Comprehensive Plan)

Collett Park Neighborhood Plan

 

Representation of the Vigo County Area Plan Commission

Representation of the Vigo County Board of Zoning Appeals

Representation of the Terre Haute Board of Zoning Appeals

 

 

Contact Us

Jared  Bayler, Assist Director
159 Oak St
Terre Haute, IN 47807

  • Phone: (812) 462-3354
  • Fax: (812) 234-3248
  • Staff Directory
  • Office Hours:
    8:00 a.m. -4:00 p.m. Monday - Friday Jared. Bayler@vigocounty.in.gov

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