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City Planning & Zoning

Under the guidance of the Plan Commission, the City Planning & Zoning division is responsible for land use decisions that promote the orderly development of the City. These decisions help create a community of lasting value that offers choices to our residents and businesses. Guided by staff and supported by public engagement, planning enables civic leaders, business interests and citizens to play a meaningful role in West Allis’ development.


The City Planning & Zoning division works primarily with businesses and the development community on improvements to the built environment and quality of life impacts within West Allis. Services offered include:

Come In Were Open  Are you looking to open a business in West Allis?  The City of West Allis has prepared a comprehensive Guide to Starting Your Business in the City of West Allis.  This document outlines the potential steps and provides guidance to new or expanding businesses.  As always, if you have any questions - Come In, We're Open!
The City Planning & Zoning Division provides staff support for the Plan CommissionHistorical Commission and the Safety and Development Committee.

Planning and Zoning Division
City Hall
7525 W Greenfield Ave
Room 220
West Allis, WI 53214
Map & Directions

(414) 302-8460
Fax: (414) 302-8401 

8:00 am - 5:00 pm M-F

City Planning & Zoning
Steven J. Schaer, AICP
(414) 302-8466 

Shaun M. Mueller
Senior Planner
(414) 302-8470 

Bart Griepentrog, AICP
Planner II
(414) 302-8469 
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