Planning & Development Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

In light of the emerging COVID-19 crisis, the Dane County Planning & Development office will be CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC effective 4:30pm, Wednesday March 18th. Department staff will continue to answer questions and process zoning applications via phone and email, where possible.

Planning Division Home Page

Planning Division phone number: (608) 266-4251


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To assist Dane County residents, communities and decision-makers in addressing short-range and long-range comprehensive planning issues related to community and regional development, transportation, environmental resources, community services, housing, and economic development. Provide technical assistance to the County on corporate planning, and assist in the coordination of programs.


City-County Building, Room 116
210 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Madison, WI 53703