Planning, Building, and Code Enforcement

The Planning and Building Department assists in educating the public on zoning, permitting requirements for land development, and building regulations. The Department can provide information to property owners on current zoning and building requirements.

In addition, the Planning and Building Department work closely with the Mayor, City Council, Planning Commission, and the Board of Adjustment to facilitate and review zoning change requests, as well as variance requests and site plan review.
The Code Enforcement Officer for the City of Leesville is responsible for upholding the civil codes of the City concerning for the following activities:
  • Building trade compliance
  • Construction compliance
  • Disposal of trash and other refuse
  • Flood plain management
  • Grass/weeds overgrown
  • Illegal dumping of trash & debris
  • Junk cars/abandoned vehicles
  • Keeping homes painted to avoid decay
  • Sign compliance
  • Unsafe structures
Because much of the work conducted by this office is done in the field, please call before you arrive, or please make an appointment so that we can be sure to be here when you arrive.
All Leesville Codes can be viewed, searched, and printed online from Municode.