Planning Information

Zoning Information

Planning Commission


Planning & Mapping

Administrative Reviews & Procedural Exceptions

 These departments support essential infrastructure services to the City and the community by providing on-going maintenance of right of ways, streets, drainage maintenance, traffic signs, lights and signals. Capital projects are also managed through Public Works.

Duties and Responsibilities

Plan Development/Review:

  • Proposed subdivisions
  • Commercial site plan
  • Utility installation
  • City-sponsored capital projects

Surveying and Mapping

Surveying and mapping services are provided primarily to other departments, but the public may obtain maps for a fee:

  • Topographic surveys, boundary surveys.
  • Sewer and water maps
  • City limits, planning jurisdiction, fire/police jurisdiction maps

All petitions and paperwork are distributed through the City Clerk.

Jeffrey McKee
City Planner

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday
8:00 am to 4:00 pm

City Hall Address:
One Main Street
Semmes, AL 36575

Phone: (251) 649-5752
Fax: (251) 649-5788

Forms, Applications & Standards

Design and Construction Standards

Download Design and Construction Standards

Subdivision Regulations

These are the City approved regulations regarding subdividing property.

Download Subdivision Regulations

Subdivision Development Application Master Plan

Download Subdivision Master Plan Application Package

Minor Subdivision Development Application & Checklist

This is a checklist of all required documentation and submittals for a minor subdivision (6 lots or less) request.

Download Minor Subdivision Checklist

Major Subdivision Development Application & Checklist

This is a checklist of all required documentation and submittals for a major subdivision (7 lots or more).

Download Major Subdivision Checklist

Commercial Site Application

This is an application with all required documentation and submittals for a commercial site plan.

Download Commercial Site Application

Waiver Request Form

Download Waiver Request Form

Planning Commission Schedule

2nd & 4th Tuesday @ 5:00 PM

View the Current Yearly Schedule
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City Hall Address | One Main Street Semmes, AL 36575
Phone | (251) 649-8811
Fax | (251) 649-7711
Mailing Address | P.O. Box 1757, Semmes, AL 36575
Office Hours | Monday – Friday | 8v:00 am – 5:00 pm

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