7725 W. North Ave.
Ph: (414) 479-3531
Fx: (414) 479-3532
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
The Development Department focuses on enhancing the physical
environment and improving the quality-of-life for the citizens of
Wauwatosa by developing a proactive vision and by planning and promoting
that vision with appropriate regulations.
The Department includes:
The Department provides a wide-range of services that includes building inspection
, property maintenance
, economic development
, land use
, and historic preservation
. The Department also acts as a conduit for federal funds, which include an annual allocation of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)
funds, and provides floodplain information
Wauwatosa continues to be an attractive location for many business
ranging from a regional mall to a regional medical center, while also
encompassing many unique, intimate, and historic neighborhoods. Our
ongoing challenge is to manage a balance among the needs of neighborhood
residents, the business community, and regional institutions.