City of Bedford, Indiana



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PLANNING & ZONING DEPARTMENT FEES

Applications:
Rezoning $ 200
Variance $ 100
Special use/exception $ 100
Conditional use $ 100
Subdivision plat $ 100 plus $5 per/lot
Site plan $ 100
Planned residential and Development $ 250 plus $20/dwelling
 
                                                                                    

 


BUILDING AND IMPROVEMENT PERMITS

RESIDENTIAL PERMITS:
New construction $ 50 plus $.10 per sq. ft.
Remodeling requiring structural, electrical or
plumbing changes
$ .10 per sq ft w/ $50 minimum
Remodeling (over $500) not requiring structural,
electrical or plumbing changes
$25
COMMERCIAL PERMITS:
Public Building - New construction: $ 200 +.10 per sq ft
New Construction:  Church, temple, fraternal $ 200 +.10 per sq ft
Foundation Only  $ 25
Remodel w/Inspection: $ .05 per sq ft w/ $100 minimum
Remodel w/no Inspection  $ 50
OTHER PERMITS:
Sign  $ 50
Demolition $ 50
Certificate of Occupancy  $ 50
Moving  $ .10 per sq ft.
Mobile Home Park  $ 100 + $5 per ph space

PERMIT FEES WILL BE DOUBLED IF WORK IS STARTED
WITHOUT FIRST OBTAINING A PERMIT


The office administers the policies and actions of the Bedford Plan Commission, the Board of Zoning Appeals, and the Historic Review Board.

These Boards consist of the following:

Zoning Board:
Chairman Matt Parker;  Bill McFadden; Doug Kellams; Byron Buker; Steve Kimbley; Brenda Cummings Lawrence County Ex-Officio; Dan Kirk Secretary Ex-Offcio/Zoning Director. 

Plan Commission:
Chairman Dave Jacobs;  Vice Chairman Byron Buker; Steve Kimbley; Jay Fiddler; Ron Orman; Bob Dailey; Mike Mitchell; Dan Kirk: Secretary Ex-Officio/ Planning Director.  

Historic Review Board:
Chairperson Rowena Cross-Najafi;; Vice-Chairman David Jacobs;  Debbi Andry; Mary Margaret Stipp; Mark Scherschel; Mary Anderson BRI Representative Ex-Officio; Dan Kirk Secretary Ex-Officio/ Building Commissioner.         

Code Enforcement Officer
Mel Rile: Building and Fire Inspector

Meetings: 

  • Planning Commission: 4pm on the 2nd Tues of every month
  • Zoning Commssion: 3pm on the 4th Tues of every month
  • Historic Review Board: 4th Monday on every 3rd Month. January, April, July, October.