Community Development and Codes

The Community Development Department assists residents and businesses in the Village of Paw Paw by assisting with planning and zoning inquiries, handling rental inspections, property maintenance and code inspections, and acting as a liaison with our contract building department services.

Staff and Consultants:
Leonard Lux, Community Development Coordinator,
Sarah Moyer-Cale, Village Manager/Zoning Administrator,
Rebecca Harvey, Village Planning Consultant,
Neighborhood Enhancement Grant:
The Village of Paw Paw has partnered with MSHDA to distribute grants for single-family, owner-occupied houses in the eastern Paw Paw neighborhood. The project must be located within the specified Target Area as shown on the map in the application packet. The applicant must be the homeowner and must have a household income at or below 120% the area median income. The first round of applications are due July 12, 2021 at noon. The full application packet can be found here: NEP Complete Program Packet


Village of Paw Paw Master Plan

Flow Chart Of Development Process Paw Paw
Conceptual Review Meetings Checklist

Customer Feedback Survey

Zoning Map 9-4-2017

Frequently Asked Questions:

Mowing and Lawn Maintenance
Parked Vehicles