Downtown Martinsburg
Planning Department

The City of Martinsburg Planning Department provides a variety of services to the residents and businesses of Martinsburg related to the physical development of the City. This department is responsible for land use planning, zoning administration, development review, historic preservation, as well as other urban development activities. Additionally, the department provides staff support to the Planning Commission, the Board of Zoning Appeals, and the Historic Preservation Review Commission.

A major responsibility of the Planning Department is to create and implement the City's Comprehensive Plan.

The department also reviews proposed subdivisions, site plans, and building permit applications to ensure compliance with the City of Martinsburg Zoning Ordinance and several other local regulations.




 If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact the Planning Department at:

City of Martinsburg
Attn:  Planning Department
232 North Queen Street, 2nd Floor
Martinsburg, WV  25401
(304) 264-2131 Ext. 266
(304) 264-2136 Fax