City of Scandia, MN

Scandia's Community Development Development works to promote housing opportunities, business development and expansion, and to preserve the historical character of the community in accordance with the 2040 Comprehensive Plan.

Under the direction of the City Council, which acts as the Economic Development Authority (EDA), the Community Development Department is responsible for city planning, building inspection, and community and economic development activities. Our department's goal is to work collaboratively with community members to maintain the vibrancy of our community.
Staff within this department:

  • Review and submit planning & zoning applications to the Planning Commission
  • Review and approve zoning permits 
  • Help property owners and builders abide by the State Building Code through the issuance of building permits
  • Help developers and businesses find land to meet their needs
  • Keep the goals and strategies within the Comprehensive Plan embedded within all development projects 

Community Development Director & Zoning Administrator
Kyle Morell, City Administrator
Phone: 651-433-2274

Joel Hoistad - Building Official, City of Hugo
Phone: 651-762-6339

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