Building & Zoning

Location & Services

The Building Department Office is located on the second floor of City Hall. Requests for the issuance of permits are currently handled through this office. Developments, code enforcement, and zoning-related matters are also coordinated through this office.

Permit applications can be submitted in person at City Hall during regular office hours, which are Monday-Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm.

The following are the various plans that guide development in the Community.  Building permit applications are available here.

City of Highwood Comprehensive Plan (PDF)

City of Highwood Downtown Districts Zoning Code (PDF)

City of Highwood Downtown Districts Zoning Map (PDF)

City of Highwood Zoning Map (PDF)