Our Vision

 Community Development
Director
 

 John Stark
612-861-9760

To ensure and maintain a quality of life that protects the health and safety of residents, business owners, employees and visitors through planning and zoning, permits and inspections and housing and redevelopment.

Our Values/Goals: 

PLANNING DIVISION

  • Administers land use regulations and policies through the processing of land use applications and enforcement of the Zoning Code.
  • Coordinates long range planning and preparation of the City's Comprehensive Plan.
  • Recommends changes to land use regulations when appropriate.
  • Serves as liasion to the Planning Commission and Hearing Examiner.

PERMITS AND INSPECTIONS DIVISION

  • Issues all construction related permits, including building, HVAC, electrical and plumbing and performs all associated inspections.
  • Administers the rental licensing program.
  • Assists with Section 8 housing inspections.

HOUSING AND REDEVELOPMENT DIVISION

  • Administers Richfield's Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) allocation, including First Time Home Buyer program, Rehabilitation Loans, etc.
  • Administers the Section 8 Rental Assistance program.
  • Serves as liasion to the Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA)
  • Want to know more about what the HRA does?  Click on this link to view a PowerPoint of the HRA's activities in 2013:  2013 Year In Review - Richfield HRA

CONTACT

Community Development Department
Richfield Municipal Center | 6700 Portland Avenue | Richfield, MN.  55423
P 612-861-9760 | F 612-861-8974 | com_dev@cityofrichfield.org

BUSINESS HOURS

Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
(closed on Federal and State holidays)

Upcoming Events
Last updated: 9/16/2014 9:25:13 AM