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Responsibilities & Services
The Planning Department consists of four planners and two administrative staff members. It is responsible for coordinating the physical development of the community. In order to do this the planning staff is available to assist the public to obtain information regarding use and development of land in the city and to review development plans for conformance with the city's ordinances and development regulations.

The department administers the:
  • Flood Insurance Program
  • Subdivision regulations
  • Zoning ordinance
The department provides staff for:
  • Planning Commission
  • Board of Zoning Appeals
  • Historic Zoning Commission

Assistance Goal
Whether by telephone or in person, it is our goal to provide prompt, courteous, and professional assistance. We invite the public to call upon us with their inquiries regarding such matters as zoning, floodplain management, annexation, land development, land subdivision, historic zoning, and property addressing. 

The information on these pages is intended to be basic information regarding the department. We invite your visits to our website to view extended documents like our Blackman Land Use Plan, your calls and inquiries for more specific information on other services and we would welcome you to visit the Planning Department in person:
City Hall
111 W. Vine St.
Second Floor
Murfreesboro, TN 37130 

Contact Us
Joseph D. Aydelott
Planning Director

111 W. Vine St.
Murfreesboro, TN  37130

Ph: 615-893-6441
Fx: 615-849-2606

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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