Community Development

About Us

The Department of Community Development is charged with overseeing development of the Municipality through its land use regulations. The Department is responsible for:

  • Enforcement of the Municipal Zoning Ordinance
  • Administration of the Municipal Subdivision Ordinance
  • Reviews of subdivision and site plan applications
  • Development and Implementation of the Municipal Comprehensive Plan

The Department is headed by the Director of Community Development and Zoning Officer, who shall coordinate with the Departments of Engineering, Public Works, Fire, Building and other municipal departments.


  1. Adopted Ordinances and Resolutions
  1. Zoning Ordinance Amendments
  1. Other Ordinances
  1. Municipal Sign Ordinances

Applications & Forms

  1. Application Forms

Applications must be submitted to the Community Development Department counter, located on the Second Floor of the Monroeville Municipal Center, 2700 Monroeville Boulevard, between 8 am and 4 pm. An applicant must submit a complete application before the deadline(s) listed below to be placed on the agenda of either the Planning Commission or Zoning Hearing Board.

  1. Application Deadlines
  1. Checklists
  1. Related Fees
  1. Related Information

Comprehensive Plans & Projects

  1. 2005 Comprehensive Plan

A Strategic Action Plan for the Future

Monroeville Council adopted the Municipal Comprehensive Plan on January 10, 2006. The comprehensive plan provides a strategic direction for the Municipality's future land use patterns and serves as a blueprint for implementation of policies related to development. The document can be accessed below:

  1. Route 22 Streetscape Project
  1. 2018 Implementable Comprehensive Plan for Churchill, Monroeville, Wilkins