General Contact

Mailing Address
75 N. Bonson Street
P.O. Box 780
Platteville, WI 53818

(608) 348-9741

(608) 348-9145

Office Hours
8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.


Zoning Coordinator/ Administration

Housing Rehabilitation Coordinator

Rental Inspection

Building Inspector

City Assessor

Housing Authority Director

Community Development Director
Community Planning & Development


The Community Planning & Development Department is responsible for guiding, promoting and regulating the built environment in the City of Platteville.  The department also works cooperatively with Platteville Township to regulate construction and planning activities in the surrounding extraterritorial zoning and planning area.  The department oversees  the long-range and short-range planning and implementation of comprehensive plans, downtown redevelopment, community development, historic preservation, zoning, housing programs and building inspection.

Planning & Zoning
Building & Rental Inspection and Rental Information
Historic Preservation
Housing Assistance
Redevelopment Authority
Comprehensive Plan 2013

Community Planning & Development Meetings

Group  Meeting Date  Time  Location  Deadline 
Planning Commission 1st Monday 7:00 p.m. Council Chambers 20 working days prior to meeting
Historic Preservation Commission 2nd & 4th Tuesdays 5:30 p.m. Council Chambers 1st & 3rd Wednesdays
Common Council 2nd & 4th Tuesdays 7:00 p.m. Council Chambers 1st & 3rd Mondays
Zoning Board of Appeals 3rd Monday 7:00 p.m. Council Chambers 11 working days prior to meeting
Redevelopment Authority (RDA) 4th Monday 5:00 p.m. As posted 3rd Monday
Joint ET Committee 4th Monday 7:00 p.m. Council Chambers 3rd Monday
Community Development Board 3rd Monday 5:00 p.m. Council Chambers 10 working days prior to meeting
Housing Authority Board 4th Monday 3:30 p.m. GAR Room 7 working days prior to meeting


Former Pioneer Ford Property Visioning Session Scheduled For December 1st | Nov 23, 2015
PLATTEVILLE, WI (November 23, 2015) – The City of Platteville is in the process of purchasing the former Pioneer Ford properties in the downtown area.  The properties are being acquired to help achieve the goal of redevelopment of key downtown sites. The City will be conducting a visioning session to gather input from key stakeholders and the general public, into the preferred redevelopment of this site.  The visioning session will be held on Tuesday, December 1st from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the Mound City Bank drive-thru meeting room at 90 S. Second Street.  You are invited and encouraged…