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NEW - 2015 Construction, Subdivision and Annexation Report


        Draft South Kalispell Urban Renewal Plan

      As of January 5, 2016

CTA Update Presentation - January 13, 2016


We encourage your input on the Kalispell Downtown planning efforts. You may send your questions, suggestions or comments to the following link:



Growth Policy Update - City Council's Working Draft

Strike Draft - Growth Policy Update - Kalispell Planning Board's Recommendation

The Kalispell City Planning Board has spent the past year drafting an update to the text of the Kalispell Growth Policy. The updated draft addresses a number of key topics that affect the future growth and development of the City of Kalispell.  Each chapter presents a brief introduction of the particular topic, lists a number of issues surrounding the topic, establishes goals and priorities, lays out the policies that will guide the city, and finishes with a number of recommended actions.  The Growth Policy’s Future Land Use Map has remained unchanged.


  • Core Area Planning

Core Area Plan - Adopted December 17, 2012


Planning Department Overview

The Planning Department provides professional planning assistance to the city and serves the public interest by providing a forum for open dialogue, identification of issues and goals, creative problem solving, plan development, and implementation. We work to educate, coordinate and facilitate strategies that protect and maintain property values, public investment, built and natural environment, and the quality of life.

The Planning Department is responsible for the administration of several programs including:

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