Planning & Zoning


General Permit Information

Application for Consideration of Planning Request

Detached Storage Buildings

Agreement to Build Form


Fencing Plot Plan

Fence Permit Application

Shed or Deck Permit

Sign Permit Application

Sign Permits
Square Ft.                                          Total Fee
Minimum                                           $25.00          
10 to  50                                             $35.00          
51 to 100                                            $45.00          
101 to 300                                          $55.00          
301 & Over                                        $65.00          

Swimming Pool

The Planning Commission consists of nine members whose purpose is to conduct hearings and advise the city council on land-use matters, including zoning and development plans. A term on the Planning Commission is four years. Meets second or third Tuesday of every  month at 5:30 pm and for special meetings as called.

Name Address Term
Brad Lindberg 1901 10th St SW 12/31/24
Jana Norman 2100 6th Ave NE 12/31/24
Jay Lutz 1209 20th Street NE 12/31/25
Rita Srock 2007 1st Avenue SE 12/31/25
Megan Burroughs 604 19th Street NW 12/31/26
Jason Duffy 503 31st Street NW 12/31/26
Aaron Stewart 1802 5th Avenue NE 12/31/26
Melissa Swenson 2005 13th Avenue NE 12/31/27
Peter Bartley 305 27th Dr NW 12/31/27
Craig Byram, Assistant City Attorney   433-3483 807 Oakland Avenue West  
Holly Wallace, Planning and Zoning Administrator  437-9952 500 4th Avenue NE  

Agenda / Planning Commission Minutes  /  Current Video of Meeting


The Austin City Planning Commission meetings will held at 5:30 pm in the Austin City Council Chambers located at 500 4th Avenue NE, Austin, Minnesota. A memo will be distributed prior to a meeting if the time, date or location changes, or if it has been cancelled.


The information on this website has been produced by the City of Austin for staff and is not warranted for any other use.  No warranty is made by the City regarding it’s accuracy and completeness.

For official verification of the zoning of a property, please call 507-437-9952.