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About Our Office

Contact Us

  • Location / Mailing Address
    40 11th Street West, Suite 220
    Kalispell, MT 59901

    P (406) 751-8200
    F (406) 751-8210
  • DIRECTOR:
    Mark Mussman
    Email
  • HOURS:
    Monday - Friday
    8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Closed on Holidays

Planning & Zoning

The Flathead County Planning & Zoning Office provides technical planning assistance to Flathead County.  We are administered by the Board of County Commissioners. Our primary responsibilities include assisting in all facets of long range Community and Neighborhood planning, Zoning Administration and Subdivision Review.  We also administer the Flathead County Lakeshore Protection Program and Flathead County Floodplain Program.  Our staff is available to talk about any aspect of development occurring in Flathead County. 

Important Notices

Flathead County adopted new FEMA FIRM Panels effective November 4, 2015. To view the new maps click here.

Middle Cayon Land Use Advisory Committee is in the process of updating their bylaws. To view the bylaws in draft form click here.

Board/Committee Vacancies

Flathead County has a limited number of openings on various boards and committees that become vacant at the end of each year.  Please check back in the fall for more information regarding specific openings on these boards and committees.

Flathead County has representatives on the Columbia Falls City-County Planning Board and Zoning Commission and the Whitefish City Planning Board whose terms will expire at the end of each year.  For information regarding those vacancies on the Columbia Falls Planning and Zoning Commission and the Whitefish Planning Board please check back in the fall.

BIGFORK LAND USE ADVISORY COMMITTEE (BLUAC)

Two seats on the Bigfork Land Use Advisory Committee are open for election on May 8, 2018.  For more information please click here.

A Member-at-Large seat on the Bigfork Land Use Advisory Committee will be appointed on May 31, 2018.  For more information please click here.