Door County, WI 
Government Website

Welcome to the
Door County 
Planning Department
Home Page

Planning & Administering Land Use for
Door County, Wisconsin

Department Information
Door County Gov Center
Planning Department
3rd Floor
421 Nebraska Street
Sturgeon Bay, WI  54235
Phone:  920-746-2323

Fax:  920-746-2387

E-mail Planning Dept.

Office Hours: 

Monday - Friday
8 am - 4:30 pm

General Information

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Plans, Programs, & Resources

Comprehensive and Farmland Preservation Plan 2035
Door County Bicycle, Pedestrian, and Recreational Facilities Plan
(18.9 Meg pdf doc)
Appendices (9.9 Meg pdf doc)
Door County Hazard Mitigation Plan
Greenprint - Natural Resource Mapping
Wisconsin's Working Lands Initiative
Floodplain Information - slide presentation

Municipal Educational Meetings and Materials

RPC / Plan Commission Reference Materials - GENERAL

RPC / Plan Commission Reference Materials - STATUTES

Board of Adjustment - Rules of Procedure

Water Quality Testing Results


Door County Ordinances

Shoreland Zoning Ordinance
Mitigation Handbook
Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance effective 9/20/2016 - Unformatted
Zoning Ordinance prior to 9/20/2016

Floodplain Zoning
Height Limitation Zoning
Land Division
Uniform Addressing System and Manual
Wind Energy Facility and Application
Outdoor and Refuse Burning and Fireworks Ordinance
Zoning Forms
WI Statutes 59.69 -
County Zoning
Permit Fees
Miscellaneous Fees
Wetland Delineators
Building & Zoning Officials
Registered Land Surveyors
Monthly Permit Listing
2013 Annual Report
2010 Efficiencies
White Paper

(7 Meg file - 48 pages)

Quick Links

American Planners Association - Wis.

WI-County Code Admin. 

WI - Center for
Land Use Ed

Coastal Byway Corridor Management Plan

NGS Data Sheets

DNR Shoreland Information

Science behind Shoreland Regulations

Door County Conservation

Door County Parks

Door County Web-Map
& Land Records Inquiry

County Planning
Oversight Committee

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