Arin Shaver, AICP
Planning Executive Director
Fax: (574) 753-7401
8:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.
Monday thru Friday
200 Court Park
Logansport, IN 46947
Application for Architectural Plan Review
Application for ADMINISTRATIVE APPEAL
Application for Development Plan Review
Split Exemption Approval
Improvement Location Permit
Application for SPECIAL EXCEPTION
Application for USE VARIANCE
Application for VARIANCE FROM DEVELOPMENTAL STANDARDS
Application for VARIANCE FROM DEVELOPMENTAL STANDARDS ARC
Application for FLOODPLAIN VARIANCE
Alley Vacation Information
Simple Home Occupation Permit
Who Do I Call For:
Do I need a permit?
What is my property zoned?
What uses are allowed on my property?
Am I in a floodplain?
How do I split property?
Are there certain standards new construction?
Are there standards to open a business?
The Logansport Plan Commission is established in accordance with I.C.36-7-4-200 series and shall have the duties and powers prescribed as all procedures necessary for the proper administration and enforcement of the Logansport and Fringe Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision Ordinance. The Logansport Plan Commission shall adopt rules for the purpose of its supervision and administration and investigations and hearings which may not conflict with the Zoning Ordinance nor the Indiana Code. The powers and duties shall include the authorization of applications, procedures and documentations of Planned Unit Developments and Development Plan Reviews. Members of the Plan Commission are Tom Nelson-President, Paul Hartman-Vice President, Penny Bannon-Secretary, Judy Burkhart, Theresa Binkerd, Terry Homburg, David Oresik, Matt Gotshall and Terry Doran.
Regular meetings for the purpose of conducting public hearings and the business of the Commission shall be held at 4:00 PM on the second Monday of each month in the City Council Chambers, Third Floor, Logansport City Building, 601 E. Broadway. When the date of any regular meeting coincides with a legal holiday, the meeting shall be held on the following Tuesday.
Subcommittees include: Architectural Review Committee and Development Plan Review Committee
Planning / Zoning Department News & Updates
The Logansport/ Cass County Planning Department wants to remind residents that permits are required for the following:
- New Construction
- Renovation or Remodel
- Yard/Garage Sales
- Roof Alteration & Re-roofing
- Razing Structure
- Electrical/Mechanical/Plumbing Upgrade
These documents are pertinent to daily life and are how our community is able to function. From single family residences to the business districts, signage, fences, structural changes and additions, the regulations located in the Zoning Ordinances are important to the well-being and safety of the residents of the City of Logansport, The Planning and Building Commissioners Departments are here to help you navigate through the process to get to the end goal.
Please contact one of the departments to learn about the permitting process before you start any project.
Through state law, we are here to enforce the goals and objectives of the community through ordinances that were adopted by your City Council.
For further information, please contact Wayne Erwin or Sandy Warpenburg at the Building Commissioners office at 574-753-4381 and or Arin Shaver at the Planning Department at 574-753-7775.
All yard signs that are placed between the street and sidewalks will be removed
Go to room 306 in the Cass County Government Building (200 Court Park, Logansport, Indiana 46947) in the Planning Department.
We have multiple areas such as Downtown, Hoosier Heartland Highway, and all development within a 100ft distance from a riverbank.
The only area that requires this is in Lexington Village which is from Mall Rd. to Yorktown Rd and High St to Market St.