Community Development

The Community Development office is responsible for building permits and inspections, planning, zoning and code enforcement.  This department also encompasses the Community Block Grant Program, as well as the City’s economic development.


Contact Information

Name Phone Email
Director of Community Development
Todd Fahning (608) 269-4340 Ext. 232
Community Development Office Assistant
Jennifer Lydon (608) 269-4340 Ext. 241

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One and Two Family New Home & Mobile Home Construction Permit Application

Handouts and Information  City of Sparta Comprehensive Plan
2015 City of Sparta Zoning Map (Please see Monroe County Mapping System) Monroe County Mapping System
Wisconsin Building Codes Extraterratorial Zoning Map
Accessory Buildings Permit Fees
Building Permit Application Fence Requirements
Building Permits & Inspections Info Garages
Cautionary Statement HVAC Permit Application
2020 Contractor License Renewal 2019 Licensed Contractor List
Commercial Permit Requirements Planning Commission Application
Complaint Form Plumbing Permit Application
Deck Permit Information Pools
Inspection Requirements Sign Permit Application
Disclaimer Stormwater Permit Application
Electrical Permit Application  Street Opening Permit Application
Building Permit Application Requirements Extraterratorial Permit Application
Sparta Commercial form SBD-118 (projects not requiring State approval) Xcel Energy Inspection Certificate 2017
Township Building Permit Information  CDBG Home Loan Brochure & CDBG Home Application

Citizen Request

Plan Commission

Public Safety Committee