Community Development

Effective Monday, September 12, 2022, our public counter hours will be changing. 
  New hours will be Monday - Friday, 9:30 am to 4:00 pm

Mission Statement

The mission of the Community Development Department is to enhance the quality of life for the citizens of Douglas County by providing the highest quality and professional service in the areas of Building, Engineering, Planning, and Administration.

Our public counter is open Monday - Friday 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. You must sign in on the Ipad in the lobby of the Minden Inn.

List of Building Permits issued - Building - July 2022
List of Engineering Permits issued - Engineering - July 2022
List of Planning Permits issued - Planning - July 2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: Accela Oversight Committee Meeting 6-7-2022



Deputy Director

Contact Us!

Minden Inn
PO Box 218
1594 Esmeralda Avenue
Minden, Nevada 89423

Public Records Request

Public Counter:
Hours: Monday - Friday 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
[email protected]

Building Department:
Phone: 775-782-6224
Email: [email protected]
Building Official: Tim Davis

Engineering Department:
Phone: 775-782-6235
[email protected]
County Engineer: Jeremy Hutchings

Planning Department: 
Phone: 775-782-6217
[email protected]
Principal Planner: Kate Moroles-O'Neil

Code Enforcement:
Phone: 775-782-6214 
[email protected]  
Supervisor: Richard Lauritson  

Vacation Home Rentals:
Phone: 24/7 Complaint Hotline 775-783-6027 
[email protected]  
Program Manager: Ernie Strehlow