Planning Division


The Planning Division provides community planning and development services to Yellowstone County, the City of Billings, and the Town of Broadview. They provide the community with a broad service base that consists of:
  • Current planning
  • Neighborhood and community planning
  • Transportation planning
The Division provides services to residents and developers by reviewing proposed projects and processing subdivision applications, applications for requests for zoning changes and variances, and special use permits.

Involvement in the City, County, and Surrounding Area

Downtown Billings Planning Division staff supports the Yellowstone County Board of Planning and the City and County Zoning Commissions and Boards of Adjustment. In addition staff provides administrative support to the:
  • Policy Coordinating Committee
  • Technical Advisory Committee
  • Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee
  • Yellowstone County Historic Preservation Board
While performing these duties, an emphasis is continually placed on customer service and community involvement.

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