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Developers and Builders

We want to work with you to build the future of Brooklyn Park!

Development costs

All fees are subject to exceptions, stipulations and changes. Some fees may not be listed depending on the development project. Please contact the corresponding departments to discuss fees for a particular project.

View typical development costs

Sewer availability and water access charge payment deferral program

In order to minimize the impact of the payment of the Water Access Charge (WAC) to new or expanding businesses within the City of Brooklyn Park, the City will provide a deferral option to pay the WAC fees over time versus at the time the building permit is issued.

Learn more about the deferral program

Community Development Block Grant

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) is a federal Housing and Urban Development program that provides communities like Brooklyn Park with funding to address a wide range of activities benefiting low- to moderate-income households in the community.

Learn more about the grant

Building permits and inspections

We require permits before most construction projects begin.

Permit and inspection information

Applications and approvals

Applications and approval are typically required for the following items. Planning applications are only being accepted through our online permit portal.

Conditional use permit (CUP)

Development plan

Plat/subdivision review

Rezoning or comprehensive plan amendment

Site plan review

Variance to the sign code

Variance to the zoning code

Zoning text amendment

Zoning information

Plats and easements

Look up plat and easement documents online.

View our plats map >

Our full zoning code is available online.

View our zoning code

View our zoning map

Zoning Map

Plats and easements

Look up plat and easement documents online.

View our plats map >

View our easements map >

Comprehensive Plan

Our comprehensive plan covers a 20-year planning period.

View our comprehensive plan

Development projects

View current development projects


Economic Development Authority

The Economic Development Authority’s task is to create and keep jobs, grow the City’s tax base and lead development activities within the City.

Learn more about the EDA

Planning Commission

The Planning Commission has an important role in reviewing new developments to be sure they meet the zoning and land use regulations of the City.

Learn more about the Planning Commission


For planning and development questions:

Community Development Director

Kimberly Berggren
(763) 493-8050

Planning Director

Paul Mogush
(763) 493-8051

Senior Planner

Todd Larson
(763) 493-8069

For business development questions:

Business Development Coordinator

Daniela Lorenz
(763) 493-8145