Chad Reischl




About Us

The City of Jeffersonville is a unique and dynamic community situated on the banks of the Ohio River. As the City continues to evolve as part of the growing Louisville Metropolitan Area, the Jeffersonville Planning & Zoning Department is committed to facilitating development and improving quality of life for community residents, business owners, and other community stakeholders. Our aim is to serve as a resource and catalyst for smart growth and development that enhances the City and ensures that Jeffersonville remains a unique and special place.

The Planning and Zoning Department actively seeks to facilitate change through long-range planning initiatives, creative place-making, strategic infrastructure improvements, and amendments to public policy. Collaborative planning with citizens, businesses, organizations and institutions is integral to our work. The Department enforces the city’s Zoning Ordinance, Comprehensive Plan, and Subdivision Control Ordinance and operates under Indiana Codes 36-7-4, 36-7-10, and 36-7-10.

The Jeffersonville Planning & Zoning Department provides staff support for the city’s Plan Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals and serves as a resource to citizens and developers who need assistance with the city’s development and zoning controls.


Latest News from the Department


The 2023 Planning and Zoning Annual Report is here!

The City of Jeffersonville’s Planning and Zoning Department has released its Annual Report for 2023! Find out what happened last year and where we’re going this year!

You can read the report here:  opens in a new windowThe 2023 Planning and Zoning Annual Report opens PDF file

City of Jeffersonville has updated its Comprehensive Plan!

The City’s Planning Staff has concluded its year-long effort to update the City’s Comprehensive Plan. After numerous discussions with City residents, business groups, and civic leaders and collecting data and mapping trends, the Building Jeff Comprehensive Plan was approved by the Jeffersonville City Council. This plan provides a road map to help guide the growth and development of Jeffersonville for the next 10 to 20 years. This plan will help ensure that development occurs in a thoughtful, well-planned manner that addresses the City’s history and its future.

The finalized Building Jeff Plan can be found here: The Building Jeff Comprehensive Planopens PDF file


Planning Staff

Cassie Nichols – Administrative Assistant: 
Phone: (812) 285-6413
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Shane Shaughnessy – Planner II:
Phone: (812) 280-4733

Zachary Giuffre – Planner I:
Phone: (812) 280-4712

Note: Code Enforcement is now supervised by the Building Commission

Contact Us

500 Quartermaster Court, Suite 200 Jeffersonville, IN 47130
Phone: (812) 285-6413 | Fax: (812) 285-6468
Hours: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM, M-F

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