Permitting System Outage
The Department of Planning Services will not be able to issue permits starting at Noon Friday, January 12th, 2018. The Accela permitting system is scheduled for a system upgrade from 7:00 a.m. Friday, January 12th, 2018 and is scheduled to back online by 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday January 16th, 2018.
During this time the Department of Planning Services will not be able to accept or process Land Use Permits or Applications.
Site Plan Routing Review Process
Changes have been made to the site plan review process. Please review this guide to see the new filing options. Site Plan Review Process Submittal Guide.
Fort Wayne, Allen County, Huntertown and Woodburn Zoning Ordinances
- Allen County Zoning Ordinance - Effective 1/1/2016
- Fort Wayne Zoning Ordinance - Effective 1/1/2016
- Huntertown Zoning Ordinance - Effective 1/1/2017
- Adoption Draft Woodburn Zoning Ordinance
Considering a New Project?
Our Mission is to provide professional, responsive, efficient and cost-effective government and community services to provide assistance to and improve the quality of life of the people in Allen County.
As of March 3rd 2008 the Fort Wayne Land Use Management and Zoning Department and the Allen County Department of Planning Services became one department. Our office hours are Monday thru Friday 8:00 AM till 5:00 PM. If you have questions about the new permit or about changes to department processes please contact our office at (260) 449 - 7607.