Planning and Building

Welcome to the Planning and Building Department web pages

Hours of operation: Monday – Friday 8 am - 4 pm


Our vision is to be a trusted, valued and respected resource; a department that preserves and fosters our community character, while being firm, fair, and consistent in our duties.


The Department of Planning and Building performs the following functions and services:

  • Staff to the Advisory Plan Commission, the Board of Zoning Appeals, and the Historic Board of Review.
  • Review requests and issue permits for development plans, conditional uses, variances, new building construction and remodeling, signs, and demolition.
  • Inspect construction of buildings.
  • Maintain and enforce compliance with Building and Zoning Codes.
  • Administer compliance with State of Indiana requirements for grants and Indiana Main Street.


Health and heritage region

Use the link below to view the Health & Heritage Region_RDP


cip logo

Use the link below to view the final Capitol Improvement Plan.



Staff Directory

Joanie Fitzwater Planning Director 317-325-1329
Jenna Wertman Assoc Planner> 317-325-1333
Jennifer Frye Admin 317-477-4320
Summer Grinstead Permit Technician 317-325-1324
Erikk Knapp Building Inspector 317-325-1323
Donna Butler Building Inspector 317-325-1320


Housing Discussion April 2017



Pre-Proposal Meeting for City Code Update Project


Contact City Planning and Building

Address: 10 S. State St.
Greenfield, 46140
Telephone: 317-477-4320
Fax: 317-477-4321

Planning Public Hearing Calendar

Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting
Thu Oct 17th 2019, 7:00pm -
Historic Board of Review Meeting
Thu Nov 7th 2019, 4:00pm -
Advisory Plan Commission Meeting
Mon Nov 11th 2019, 7:00pm -