The mission of the Planning Department is to help create a vibrant city of lasting value by engaging the community through neighborhood revitalization, sustainable land use and infrastructure choices, regional transportation planning, historic preservation, and zoning administration. A look at our organization chart.
December 3, 2013
Planning Department to host public Q&A sessions regarding Temporary Sign Code Update on December 9th
Meeting Info | Summary of Temp Sign Code update | Ordinance recommended by Planning Commission
November 27, 2013
Topeka Historic Tourism Grant Advisory Review Committee to receive public comment on the City of Topeka’s Historic Tourism Grant Program on December 5, 2013 at 5:30 pm.
More Information | Draft 2013 Historic Tourism Grant Application Procedures
November 18, 2013
Topeka Planning Commission approves the Draft Historic Preservation Plan during Public Hearing - To be scheduled with Topeka City Council.
Draft Historic Preservation Plan (11-18-2013) | HPP Presentation | Video
August 26, 2013
Topeka Planning Commission approves Public Hearing for ordinances - To be scheduled with Topeka City Council. Draft Historic Preservation Ordinance (08-13-2013).
Topeka City Council approves Minor Plats, Lot Splits and Lot Line Adjustment Ordinance - August 20th
Draft Minor Plats, Lot Splits and Lot Line Adjustment Ordinance | Minutes of City Council 08-20-2013
June 10, 2013
City Wins Big Grant to Develop Bikeways
April 18, 2013
Planning Department launches Interactive Case Tracker
February 13, 2013
Citizen Participation Process presented to City Council
January 18, 2013
Fiander Named Topeka Planning Director
June 27-28, 2012
EPA Sustainable Communities Smart Growth Workshop Presentations
March 12, 2012
Topeka Bikeways Master Plan (Adopted by MTPO)