The Planning and Zoning Department processes and reviews the following for the City of Vine Grove:
- Residential and Commercial developments
- Dimensional variances
- Conditional uses
- Zoning changes
- Building permits
- Record plats
- Amended record plats
- Applications for subdivisions
- Maintains historical and current City maps
Planning & Zoning Commission
The Planning and Zoning Commission reviews record plats, amended record plats and subdivision plats. The commission also conducts a hearing and makes recommendations on zoning changes. The public is notified two weeks before the hearing and the City Council makes the final decision. The commission is appointed by the Mayor and approved by City Council to serve staggered four-year terms.
Meetings: Third Monday of each month at 6 p.m. in the Community Room at City Hall.
The Commission consists of nine members. The Planning and Zoning Administrator serves as a secretary during meetings to take minutes and The City Attorney provides legal advice to the board, neither person is actually a member of the board.
William Betson, Chairman
Darin Logsdon, Vice-Chairman
Board of Adjustment Commission
The Board of Adjustment hears requests for dimensional variances for setbacks or height, conditional use permits, and appeals of administrative or Planning and Zoning determinations. The commission is appointed by the Mayor and approved by City Council to serve staggered four-year terms.
Meetings: As needed based on applications
Jeff Ritchie, Chairman
Sam Pearson, Vice-Chairman