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

January Regular Meeting – 6:00 PM January 29th – Deadline for submittals is December 29th
February Regular Meeting – 6:00 PM February 26th – Deadline for submittals is January 26th
March Regular Meeting – 6:00 PM March 26th – Deadline for submittals is February 23rd
April Regular Meeting – 6:00 PM April 30th – Deadline for submittals is March 30th
May Regular Meeting – 6:00 PM May 21st – Deadline for submittals is April 27th

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 (#360) Adopting Current Waveland Building Codes & Fees (2012 ICC – Family of Codes, NEC, and NFPA)
New Construction Permit & Utilities Guide
Building Permit Application and Submittal Requirements (New Construction & Existing Structures)
Residential Accessory Building Application and Requirements for Submittal
Change of Occupancy Permit Application
Pool Permit Application and Fencing Requirements

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

Zoning Changes / Variances / Conditional Uses

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

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