Planning and Community Development

31555 W. Eleven Mile Road
Farmington Hills, MI 48336
248-871-2521
Electrical Questions 248-871-2462
Mechanical Questions 248-871-2456
Plumbing Questions 248-871-2465
Edward Gardiner
Director of Planning and Community Development
Erik Perdonik
Staff Planner
Charmaine Kettler-Schmult
Community Development Coordinator
Scott Lenhart
Building Official
Dennis Randt
Zoning Division Supervisor
Darryl Derocher
Zoning Inspector
Amanda Grenanco
Zoning Inspector
Judy Fletcher
Zoning Inspector
Ron Shankin
Zoning Inspector
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The Department of Planning and Community Development is comprised of the Building Division, Zoning and Code Enforcement Division, Community Development Office and Planning Office.

Under the Director, the primary responsibility of the department is to monitor the City's development and redevelopment through enforcement of all applicable codes and ordinances. The department also takes on special planning projects and assignments as directed by the City Manager and City Council.

Funding for the department continues to be in large part supported by permit fees and not general tax dollars. The department provides professional staff support to City Council, Planning Commission, Zoning Board of Appeals, Beautification Commission, Historic District Commission, Housing Rehabilitation Loan Board and Building Boards.