Planning & Development Services

Please be advised that as a result of Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s Executive Order No. 2020-21, the Planning and Development Services Department will be suspending all non-essential services. No new applications can be accepted at this time. Additionally, no permits or inspections will be issued or performed. This order takes effect on March 24, 2020 at 12:01 am, and continues through April 13, 2020 at 11:59 pm. For more information regarding this order, please visit

The Planning and Development Services Department will continue to function in a limited capacity as it relates to emergencies or, as needed, to sustain or protect life per Executive Order No. 2020-21. If you have questions, please contact the Planning and Development Services Department at 248-451-4818. Due to limited staff, it is requested that phone calls be limited to essential/emergencies only. We appreciate your understanding as we navigate this unprecedented situation. 



Department Overview
Under the direction of Amy Neary, West Bloomfield has combined their Environmental, Engineering, Facilities Operations and  Planning / Zoning Services into one department to assist with community development practices.

Department Goals

  •  Exhibit servant leadership
  •  Deliver services through collaborated efforts & Coordinated actions
  •  Focus on reducing the cost of doing business
  •  Provide excellent customer service
  •  Communicate with stakeholders
  •  Operate as a team
  •  Have technical & professional knowledge 
  •  Exhibit initiative
  •  Act as environmental stewards