• Planning and Urban Development Department - City of Monroe

Planning & Urban Development

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"The Planning and Urban Development Department is committed to enhancing the quality of life for all of the citizens of Monroe." 

This objective is best achieved through the city's policies, procedures, codes, programs and activities of the following divisions: Code EnforcementCommunity DevelopmentInspections, and Planning & Zoning. The Planning and Urban Development Department provides a full-range of planning, support services, community revitalization, code and zoning enforcement. P.U.D. provides services to the general public, MayorCity Council, and other departments, boards and commissions of the City.

Building Codes: All construction projects must comply with the following codes;2009 International Building Code, 2009 International Residential Code, 2009 International Mechanical Code, 2008 National Electrical Code, 2000 Louisiana Plumbing Code, and all local ordinances and regulations.

Resident and Contractor Online Permit Access


Consolidated Plan (2020-2024)  




Planning & Urban Development Department

(p) 318-329-2231

Ellen Hill

Planning & Urban Development Director
City Hall Annex
3901 Jackson Street
P.O.Box 123
Monroe, LA 71210
(p) 318-812-7443
(f) 318-329-2845