Can I change the zoning of my property?
Zone changes require Planning Board review and the approval of the City Council. Rezoning applications are accepted at the City Hall. For more information, please visit
What are setbacks?
The term setback means the required distance separating a building or structure from a property line. Setback regulations for buildings are included in the Zoning Ordinance under Title 3. Setback regulations for accessory structures are included in the Zoning Ordinance. For more information, please call City Hall (775) 754-6354.
What businesses can I operate on my property?
First, determine the zoning district your property is located in by checking the City's zoning map or calling the Planning Division at (775)754-6354. Next, look up the permitted uses for your zoning district. If your use is not listed in the permitted use section. For more information, please call (775) 754-6354.