Frequently Asked Questions
What are the fees for zoning review (e.g. re-zoning,special use permits, signs, etc.)
What is the zoning of my property, and what uses are allowed?
Link to Zoning Map to determine what zoning district your property is assigned to.
Link to Zoning Code to look up the allowed uses and restrictions that pertain to your zoning district.
What are the regulations for installing a fence?
Fence permit application (for corner lots or through lots only)
What are the regulations for building a garage, shed, or other accessory building?
Where do I get a sign permit and what are the costs involved?
In most cases, sign permits can be obtained directly from the Department of Community Development.
If your project is located in any of Menasha's historic districts, please contact us at 967-3650 or e-mail for submission information.
Sign permit fees are listed below. Please see our sign ordinance for specific information.
Can the city locate property lines for me?
The City of Menasha does not have available certified staff to locate property lines. For more information on how best to locate your property lines, please download the Property Lines Factsheet.
Can I see a plot map/air photo of my property?
Step by step instructions on how to use these websites can be found in the Property Lines Factsheet.
I have been thinking about opening a home-based business. Is this allowed?
How do I submit a proposal for Plan Commission Review?
See our Submission Guidelines page.