Department of Planning & Zoning

Director Shane Corbin
Suite 200, City Hall, 500 Quartermaster Court
Phone: 812-285-6413, Fax: 812-285-6468
Hours: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., M-F

Planning and Zoning Staff
Nathan Bush, Planning and Zoning Coordinator
Dan Matson, Planning and Zoning Coordinator
Linda Mills, Code Enforcement Officer
Michael S. O'Brien, Code Enforcement Officer


The Jeffersonville Planning and Zoning Department enforces the city's Zoning Ordinance, Comprehensive Plan, Subdivision Control Ordinance and operates under Indiana Codes 36-7-4, 36-7-10 and 36-7-10.1.

The online zoning map is for advisory purposes only. Planning and Zoning staff should always be consulted before initiating a project that may be affected by a specific zoning regulation.

The Jeffersonville Planning and Zoning Department provides staff support for the city's Plan Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals, serves as a resource to citizens and developers who need assistance with the city's development and zoning controls and provides code enforcement, to ensure that neighborhoods remain safe and to help protect against the loss of property values due to blight. 

Application Forms

Rezoning Application
Development Plan Application
Board of Zoning Appeals Application
Preliminary Plat Application
Plat Application (Final)
Plat Application (Minor)
Sign Permit Application
Vacant Property Registration
Application Deadlines - 2015

Planning Projects & News

Comprehensive Plan Update - A revision of the comprehensive plan is in progress and should be completed by the summer of 2015.  

  • Click HERE to take a survey and provide input for the new Comprehensive Plan.
  • The first public meeting was held on November 12, 2014, and the presentation is available HERE.  Demographic data of Jeffersonville that will be used in the comprehensive plan can be viewed HERE.  
  • Additional public meetings will be held in January and February of 2015.

Moratorium on Billboards and Electronic SignsThe Common Council passed Ordinance NO. 2014-OR-18 that started an immediate moratorium for six months on billboards, digital billboards, and variable message signs (also known as LED signs).

Bike & Ped Plan - The Final Plan was approved by the Plan Commission on July 30, 2013.  Cilck HERE for a map of existing and planned bicycling routes.

Tree Walk Master Plan

 Plan Commission

The Jeffersonville Plan Commission meets at 6 p.m. on the last Tuesday of each month in Room 101 at City Hall, 500 Quartermaster Ct. The Commission generally does not meet in December.

Commission members are prohibited from discussing pending dockets outside of the board's public meetings.

The Plan Commission will hold a regular meeting on January 27, 2015. Click HERE for the public notice.

Board of Zoning Appeals

The Jeffersonville Board of Zoning Appeals meets at the latter of 7 p.m. or five minutes after the conclusion of the Plan Commission meeting on the last Tuesday of each month in Room 101 at City Hall, 500 Quartermaster Ct. The board generally does not meet in December.

Board members are prohibited from discussing pending dockets outside of the panel's public meetings.

The Board of Zoning Appeals will hold a regular meeting on January 27, 2015. Click HERE for the public notice.


Zoning Map

Sign Standards

Lighting Standards

Pain Management Clinic Ordinance

Public Smoking Regulations

Automotive Business Standards

Weeds & Noxious Plants

Removal of Debris, Junk, & Trash

Misc. Property Restrictions

Removal of Weeds and Rank Vegitation


Ice rinkThe City of Jeffersonville is bringing a little bit of Rockefeller Center to downtown with the opening of the Jeffersonville Ice Rink! The rink is open from November 28-January 25. Plus, the downtown shops and restaurants have all the gifts and holiday cheer to make your season bright!

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Shop-Local 2There's no place like home for the holidays, and nothing makes Jeffersonville more feel like home than our locally owned businesses. Show your support for our area businesses this holiday season by doing all of your holiday shopping right here in Jeff.

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mainstreetJeffersonville Main Street Inc. is a nonprofit organization working to continue the revitalization of the commercial and residential districts of downtown Jeffersonville. Be sure to check out their website for information about upcoming community events, the Jeffersonville Farmers Market, Concerts in the Park, and other news.

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The Jeffersonville Parks Department has a great lineup of programs and activities for all ages! The new website features bios on every park in Jeffersonville as well as events and activities.

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