Departments: Community Development

Community Development Home
Building Inspection
Zoning F A Q
Landmarks Commission
Plan Commission
City Zoning Code
Sustainability Board
Available Commercial Sites And Buildings
Available Residential Lots
Business Resources
Community Development Agendas & Minutes
Comprehensive Plan Update
Natures Way Housing Project
Permits And Forms
Pollution Prevention Tips
Reports And Studies

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

David Buck


Associate Planner:

Kevin Englebert


Community Development Coordinator:
Kristi Heim

(920) 967-3650



Second Floor, City Hall
140 Main Street
Menasha, Wisconsin

Phone: 920-967-3650
Fax: 920-967-5272

Welcome to the Department of Community Development!

Please choose a menu item on the left that fits the information you are seeking. A short description of each section follows:

Building Inspection

Downloadable, printable permits! Contact information, office hours, and information regarding when a permit is required.

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Building Inspection daily office hours are:

8:00-10:00 AM


12-Noon-1:00 PM

Other hours may be arranged by appointment

by calling 920-967-3655.

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Zoning F A Q

Answers to our most frequently asked zoning questions: Zoning district map; zoning fees; fence and garage regulations, sign permit fees and regulations, property line questions, home-based business questions, and Plan Commission submission guidelines.

Landmarks Commission

Information regarding the purpose of the Landmarks Commission, requirements for making alterations to buildings in Menasha's historic districts, and member information.

Plan Commission

Member information, agendas and minutes, and submission guidelines.

Available Commercial Sites and Buildings

Contains information regarding available sites and buildings in Menasha, as well as general community profile information.

Available Residential Lots

Contains a listing of lots available for purchase from the City of Menasha or its Redevelopment Authority.

Business Resources

Includes links to national, state, region, and local resources.

Comprehensive Plan Update

Links to city and county Comprehensive Plans and ordinances, annual review information, opportunities for public comment, and Comprehensive Plan amendment application forms.

Pollution Prevention Tips

The City of Menasha is striving to protect the water resources of Lake Winnebago, the Fox River, and Little Lake Butte des Morts, as well as our infrastructure, businesses, and homes from damage due to flooding. The city is also working toward improving the quality of these water resources so that the quality of life and water recreation Menasha residents have enjoyed in the past will be possible in the future. This section includes tips on how our residents and businesses can help.