Development Processes and Procedures

I've Submitted a Development Application, What's Next?

From variances to subdivisions, development requests follow different processes. The below guides provide an overview of the steps involved in a development request. 

Agricultural Subdivision

Conditional Use Permit

Major Subdivision

Minor Subdivision

Residential Parcel Subdivision


Text Amendment


Zoning Permit

Flow Chart of All Development Review Procedures

What type of application should I submit?

To determine what type of application to submit, you may contact the Planning and Development Department and consult the Story County Land Development Regulations. A conceptual review meeting is required before most applications can be made. Applications for a development request can be found on the Applications and Permits page.