Clay County LogoClay County Planning & Environmental Programs

Planning & Zoning

Bd. of Adjustment
   Mtg. Schedule

Fee Schedule
Joint Powers Area
Land Development
Parcel Splits/
Plan. Commission
    Mtg. Schedule
Project Gallery
Zoning Certificate


County Code


Clay County Planning & Zoning
Clay County Courthouse - 3rd Floor
807 11th Street North
Moorhead, MN   56560
Phone:  218.299.5002
Fax:  218.299.5195
Office Hours:  8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday
Closed on Observed Holidays

Tim Magnusson, Clay County Planning Director

Tim Magnusson
Planning Director

Mission Statement

The mission of the Clay County Planning Office is to promote the public health, safety, and general welfare of County citizens through the development, implementation and administration of appropriate planning, zoning and subdivision regulations which follow applicable State and Federal laws and the Clay County Comprehensive Plan.


Tim Magnusson, Director  
Colleen Eck, Administrative Assistant  
Julie Kennedy, Inspections

Overview of Planning & Zoning Functions

Zoning/rezoning regulations
Subdivision regulations/parcel splits
Building requirements/building permits
Statistical information pertaining to permits
Zoning Ordinance information
Floodplain/floodway information
Permitted use information
Conditional Use Permit information
Gravel tax
Lot requirements
Fence standards
Parking lot standards
Home occupation standards - rural and rural subdivision

Shoreland Management Regulations - lakes and rivers

2013 Shoreland Natural Resources Block Grant (NRBG) All-Detail Report (PDF:  418 KB / 3 pages)

Site plan review: residences, garages, additions, yard standards, etc.
Investigations: complaints or violations of Zoning Ordinance


                    Plan. & Envir. | Env. Health | Planning & Zoning | Solid Waste ▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒

Home | About Us | Commissioners | Departments | Elected Officials | Services | Search

We welcome your comments or questions.
Copyright 2001-2014 Clay County.  Disclaimer.
Created by Clay County Web Team.

Courthouse, 807 11th Street North, Moorhead MN  56560   (218) 299-5012
Top of Page