Community Development


The Community Development Department works to provide Inver Grove Heights with a safe, high-quality living environment and a diverse economic and social base.

The department can help you in the following areas:
  • Planning and zoning
  • Licensing and permits
  • Inspections
  • Economic development
  • Northwest area news
  • Current development information
Are you an entrepreneur looking to open a business in IGH? Welcome! Check out this helpful guide to all that our City has to offer new business owners, or call us anytime.

Ever wonder how City development and building fees are utilized? Click here to find out more about the services provided by Community Development and how these fees help keep our City safe and livable, as it continues to grow.  

Opening a business