Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

Area Planning

The Area Plan Commission & Building Department issues building permits, administers zoning regulations and conducts building inspections for all construction in the county, except for Batesville Corporation.  Our office also accepts petitions for the Area Plan Commission and the Board of Zoning Appeals for variances, conditional uses, rezones and subdivisions. We address complaints in regards to inoperable and unlicensed vehicles and junk. Complaint Form

Office hours: Monday through Friday 8:30 – 4:00 (closed for lunch 12:00-1:00) (all major holidays observed) *DUE TO BUDGET CUTS, OUR OFFICE MAY BE CLOSED,  PLEASE CALL TO CONFIRM WE ARE AVAILABLE PRIOR TO COMING IN.  THANK YOU!  ALSO WE CANNOT ACCEPT BANK CARDS, CASH OR CHECK ONLY!
Contact Information
1010 Franklin Avenue – Room 107
Brookville, IN 47012
Telephone: 765-647-5731
Fax: 765-647-3000
Cindy C. Orschell, Executive Director
Gary W. Marmouze,Building Inspector                                                                                                                                                        Carolyn Erfman, Part-Time Office Administrator
Tammy R. Davis, Commission Attorney
Email: fcap@franklincounty.in.gov

Zoning Classification – go to Assessor’s webpage, click on aerial maps, click on layers, click on zoning.

Area Plan Commission Members
Jeff Batchler, President Ed Derickson, Vice-President
Chris Ernstes Nathan Meyer
Joe Moeller Robert Braun
 Mary Rodenhuis  
Board of Zoning Appeals Members
Paula Keller, Chairperson Gary Laker
Lynn Edwards, Vice-Chairperson Jeff Batchler
Robert Braun  
2018 Area Plan Commission Meeting Schedule
January 10, 2018 July 11, 2018
February 14, 2018 August 8, 2018
March 14, 2018 September 12, 2018
April 11, 2018 October 10, 2018
May 9, 2018 November 14, 2018
June 13, 2018 December 12, 2018
All on Wednesdays beginning @ 7:00 PM.  Meetings are held at the Franklin County Government Center, Room 203 on the second floor located at 1010 Franklin Avenue, Brookville, IN. The Board of Zoning Appeals meets immediately following the Area Plan Commission meeting.

2013 Flood Plain Ordinance

FC Citizens Zoning & Subdivision Control Code-ADOPTED ORDINANCEREVISIONS 5.22.2012(Revision)Ord #2012-20, 2014-16 Revisions # 2014-19 and # 2014-20 2014-22 Amendment CIC 12_22_14 2014-24 Amendment CIC 12_22_14 2014-25 Amendment CIC 12_22_14 2014-26 Amendment CIC 12_22_14 2015-01 Amendment PG. 97 FRANKLIN COUNTY CITIZENS CODE (OMITTED ON PDF VERSION). Adopted on May 23, 2016, Ordinance Amendments 2016-8 through 2016-18; Adopted on July 26, 2016, Ordinance Amendment 2016-24.

2015 Franklin County Comprehensive Plan

 2017 APC MEETING MINUTES  2018 APC MEETING MINUTES
APC Minutes January 11, 2017  
 APC Minutes February 8, 2017  
 APC Minutes March 8, 2017  
 APC Minutes April 12, 2017  
 APC Minutes May 10, 2017  
 APC Minutes June 14, 2017  
 APC Minutes July 12 2017  
 APC Minutes August 9, 2017  
 APC Minutes September 13 , 2017   
 APC Minutes October 11 2017  
 APC Minutes November 8 2017    
 APC Minutes December 13, 2017  

 

PETITIONS
Subdivision 300.00
Zoning Change (Rezone) 300.00
Variance 300.00
Conditional Use……Class 2 150.00
Conditional Use……Class 3 300.00
 Petition Application
MISCELLANEOUS
Meter Check $45.00
 Meter Inspection Application
Reinspection Fee $45.00
Signs $50.00
Copies $     .10
PERMITS
Dwelling $ 300.00 plus $ 5.00 per 100 sq. ft. over 960 sq. ft. includes garage
Manufactured Home $ 250.00
 New Residential Building Permit Application 1
Accessory Buildings $   75.00 (includes garages, pole barns, shelters, etc.)
Porch $   75.00
Deck $   50.00
Above Ground Pool $   75.00
In Ground Pool $ 200.00
Residential Addition $ 200.00 plus $5.00 per 100 square feet
 Accessory,Garage,Decks,Porch app     Notice of AG Activity Disclosure
Commercials $500.00 plus $5.00 per 100 sq. ft. (if over 10,000 sq. ft. its $1,000.00 plus $5.00 per 100 sq. ft. not to exceed $6,500.00.
Non-Profit Organization $250.00
Commercial and Non Profit Organization Application