City of Troy

500 West Big Beaver
Troy, MI 48084
Ph: 248.524.3300

Planning Department

R. Brent Savidant

Appointments are required for most in-person services. Payments and documents may be deposited in the drop boxes outside City Hall.  Please call (248) 524-3364 or email Planning@troymi.gov for more information.

Brent Savidant | Planning Director

Brent Savidant, AICP | Community Development Director

The Planning Department assists the City Manager in creating an environment for investment in the City of Troy and guides private and public development and redevelopment efforts. Planning assists in creating a more socially, economically and environmentally sustainable community, as envisioned in the City of Troy Master Plan. The Planning Department provides expertise and information to elected officials, appointed boards and commissions, city departments, and citizens to assist in understanding and addressing key community issues and priorities.

The Planning Department promotes and maintains a clean, healthy, and safe city through education, cooperation, and enforcement of our property maintenance, zoning, nuisance, and rental inspection codes.

Pre-application Meeting

All developers that are interested in working within the City are highly encouraged to have a pre-application meeting with the Planning Department, and other City Staff, in order to more efficiently move projects along. To set up a pre-application meeting, please review the preliminary site plan application for a checklist of items needed to move your concept forward.  If you have an questions or concerns, please contact the Planning Department. 

Pay Planning, Zoning, & Engineering Fees Online 

Need to pay for Planning, Zoning, or Engineering fees to the City? Click the following link to our online permitting process to pay via credit card! 


City of Troy Zoning Ordinance

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