Community & Economic Development

About the Department

The Community & Economic Development Department coordinates and reviews development in the City of Batavia. The department reviews these projects for compliance with the city's Comprehensive Plan, zoning and building codes. The department is made up of planners, inspectors, and code compliance personnel.

These individuals oversee, review and inspect all development and construction in the city. The department also provides technical support to elected and appointed city officials, residents, business owners and other governmental units, in order to insure development and construction that comply with the goals of city and all applicable codes.

Apply for Permits Online

The City of Batavia now has an online application program that makes it simple for homeowners, businesses, licensed professionals, developers and contactors to apply for permits.  You can now apply for permits, schedule inspections, and pay for your permit using a credit card all online.

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