Building Department Planning & Zoning Blighted Property


Contact Information

Planning & Zoning

David Draz,
Office Manager & Zoning Official
228.467.5177 Fax

Jeanne Conrad, Clerk
228.467.5177 Fax

Building Inspection /
Code Enforcement

Josh Hayes
Building Inspector / Code Enforcement
228.467.5177 Fax

Blighted and/or Abandoned Property

Josh Hayes

Please see form below to report Blighted and/or Abandoned Property

Dates And Deadlines For The P&Z Meetings

June Deadline for Application Submittals – May 25th
June Regular Meeting – 6:00 PM June 25th
July Deadline for Application Submittals – June 22nd
July Regular Meeting – 6:00 PM July 30th
August Deadline for Application Submittals – July 20th
August Regular Meeting – 6:00 PM August 27th
September Deadline for Application Submittals – August 17th
September Regular Meeting – 6:00 PM September 24th
October Deadline for Application Submittals – September 21st
October Regular Meeting – 6:00 PM October 29th
November Deadline for Application Submittals – October 12th
November Regular Meeting – 6:00 PM November 19th
December Deadline for Application Submittals – November 16th
December Regular Meeting – 6:00 PM December 17th

Click to View P&Z Meeting Minutes

Documents & Forms

Please note: These documents are provided in PDF Format. Here is a link to the free PDF Reader Software

If you need any of these documents in another format please call or email the Building/ Planning & Zoning / Blighted and Abandoned Properties Department. Phone (228) 466-2549 Email:

Building Department

Ordinance #375 – 2018 Building Codes and Fees – Effective 08/18/18
New Construction Permit & Utilities Guide – Revised 08/18/18
Building Permit Application and Submittal Requirements (New Construction & Existing Structures) Revised 08/18/18
Residential Accessory Building Application and Requirements for Submittal
Change of Occupancy Permit Application
Pool Permit Application and Fencing Requirements
Development Permit – Filling, Grading, Excavation, Routine Maintenance and Lot Clearing Only – This is not a Floodplain Development Permit Application

Planning & Zoning

Primary Development Ordinances

Zoning Map
Zoning Ordinance
Redistricting Ordinance
Subdivision Ordinance
Design Guidelines for New Construction – For New Subdivisions and New Construction by District)

Commonly Requested Portions of the Zoning Ordinance

Temporary Recreational Vehicle Permit Application and Requirements (Residential Construction Only)
Fence Permit Application and Submittal Requirements
Tree Removal Application and Submittal Requirements
Sign Permit Application and Submittal Requirements
Sign Regulations – Complete (Section 405)
Home Occupations in Residential Districts
Ordinance 322 – Standards for erosion and sediment control and post-construction runoff
Recreational Vehicle Ordinance

Zoning Changes / Variances / Conditional Uses

Zoning Change Application and Requirements for Submittal
Variance Application and Regulations
Conditional Use Application and Regulations

Searchable Property and Flood Zone Maps

Searchable Property Maps
Flood Zone Maps – Effective on October 16th, 2009

Note:  These maps are provided as helpful informational tools ONLY.  The City of Waveland does not produce or maintain these maps.  Please contact our office if you have any questions about requirements for most building and development in the City.  Thank you.

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