Tropic Town Planning & Developing
Planning & Zoning Meeting
The purpose of the planning commission is to assist the Mayor and Town Council in the decision making process regarding the development of Tropic and to assure due process of the law is given to every citizen. Planning Commission meeting is held on the 1st Thursday of each month beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Heritage Center. A 24 hour notice is required to have your project placed on the agenda; you must contact the Town Office the Wednesday before 1:00 p.m.
Fees: Application/Building Permit Packet
A building permit packet is available at the Tropic Town Office * Fee $50; or you can download an Application/Building Permit Packet on this webpage. Please have your packet filled out prior to PC meeting; please feel free to contact one of the commission members or Marie Niemann at the Tropic Town Office for questions you may have regarding your project.
Residential Building Permit Packet
Commercial Building Permit Packet
If you or a representative are unable to attend PC meeting, please contact the Tropic Town Office a day prior to reschedule; a no show will delay your project for two months.
After recommendation has been given by the planning commission, the project will go before the Town Council for approval. Town Board meeting is held the 2nd Thursday of each month. Upon finding all is in compliance, the Town Council will grant approval and provide verification for the Garfield County Building Inspector to issue your permit.