Who we are

Helping protect and maintain an attractive, safe and healthy environment for our citizens

The Planning Department is responsible for: 

  • Helping to protect and maintain an attractive, safe, and healthy environment for our citizens
  • Addressing property development, safety, and land use activities within the City limits
  • Receiving guidance from the Planning Commission to achieve the City Council’s goals and objectives.

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Planning Commission

The Planning Commission provides direction to the Planning Department to help protect, maintain, and develop an attractive, safe, and healthy environment. The Planning Commission aides in implementing the goals, objectives, and policies of the City as adopted by the City Council. … Read More

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Upcoming Events

7:00 pm Planning Commission Meeting @ Elkins City Hall
Planning Commission Meeting @ Elkins City Hall
Oct 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Planning Commission Meeting @ Elkins City Hall | Elkins | Arkansas | United States
The planning commission meets the first and third Monday of every month at 7pm. Latest Committee Agendas and Minutes Date Meeting/Agenda Year A M


ApplicationBuilding Permit Application2019-06-01 10:37
ApplicationBuilding Permit Fees2019-06-01 11:04
ApplicationCommercial Electrical Permit Application2019-06-01 10:33
ApplicationCommercial Gas Permit Application2019-06-01 10:36
ApplicationCommercial Mechanical Permit Application2019-06-01 10:35
ApplicationCommercial Plumbing Permit Application2019-06-01 10:34
ApplicationCommercial Sign Permit Application2019-06-01 10:50
ApplicationCurb-cut Permit Application2019-06-01 10:49
ApplicationFloodplain Development Permit Application (Arkansas)2019-06-01 10:46
ApplicationGrading Permit Application2019-06-01 10:47
ApplicationPlanning Commission – Conditional Use Application2019-06-01 10:38
ApplicationPlanning Commission – Lot Split Application2019-06-01 10:40
ApplicationPlanning Commission – Variance Application2019-06-01 10:44
ApplicationResidential Electrical Permit Application2019-06-01 10:32
ApplicationResidential Gas Permit Application2019-06-01 10:31
ApplicationResidential Mechanical Permit2019-06-01 10:30
ApplicationResidential Plumbing Permit Application2019-06-01 10:29
ApplicationSidewalk Permit Application2019-06-01 10:48
GuidelinesContractors Law (2012)2019-06-01 10:58
GuidelinesGrading Permit Guide2019-06-01 10:58
GuidelinesLand Use Code2019-06-01 10:42
GuidelinesSetback Requirements2019-06-01 10:59



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The Planning Department is located at 1874 Stokenbury Rd, Elkins, AR 72727 in Elkins City Hall.