Monroe County, Indiana

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Planning Department

About the Planning Department

The Monroe County Planning Department performs a vital role in creating and communicating a vision of the county and acts as the primary coordinating agency in the development, adoption, and implementation of the county's land use plans and policies. The department provides both current and long range planning services to the various County boards, including the Plan Commission, Board of Zoning Appeals, County Commissioners, as well as to the general public.

You may now apply for permits and planning processes online by going to: 

Please call (812-349-2560) or email to make an appointment with one of our planners. 

We are happy to answer your  questions regarding proposed construction, subdividing property, zoning issues, or other related questions. You can use the online form (link below), identify the correct staff member using the Staff & Permits page, or call the main line to have someone answer your call Monday-Friday 8AM - 4PM.

Opportunity for Engagement

Please see our Monroe CDO website for ways to get involved! 

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    Showers Building North
    501 N Morton St
    Suite 224
    Bloomington, IN 47404
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    • Phone: (812) 349-2560
    • Fax: (812) 349-2967
    • Staff Directory
    • M - F 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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