Planning Boards

The Planning Department assists customers with understanding and applying development-related City codes. The Planning Department serves as staff for 4 boards: 1) Planning Commission 2) Zoning Commission 3) Board of Adjustment 4) Olde Towne Preservation District Commission. The Planning Department coordinates with the City Administration and Council related to these boards.

Planning & Zoning Commissions

The Planning & Zoning Commissions (P&Z) are separate boards that have the same members and meet one after the other. 

Board of Zoning Adjustments

The Board of Zoning Adjustment (BZA) hears and decides upon appeals to an administrative decision and upon requests for variances from the zoning ordinance.

Interested is an overview of the process for different types of development activity in Slidell?

Planning Department Latest News

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Request for Public Review and Comment for CDBG Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report

The City of Slidell invites public review and comment on the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) for the Program Year (PY 2022) of the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG).  The CAPER provides a summary…

Slidell updates annual hazard mitigation plan

Under the Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000 (42 USC 5165), a mitigation plan is required for the City of Slidell to qualify for Federal mitigation funds. On September 8, 2020, the City of Slidell adopted the 2020 St. Tammany Parish Multi-Jurisdictional…
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Slidell celebrates employees at Service Awards Ceremony

The City of Slidell recently held their quarterly Service Awards Ceremony for employees celebrating milestone years of service to the city. “Team Slidell is built on the strength of it’s employees, and it is an honor…
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City of Slidell breaks ground on city section of Tammany Trace

The City of Slidell broke ground on Thursday, March 24, on the Tammany Trace to Heritage Park project at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue and Bayou Lane. Mayor Cromer, members of the Slidell City Council, and elected and city officials…

City searches to fill vacant position on the Olde Towne Preservation District Commission

The City of Slidell, Louisiana is searching for a member of the community with a passion for Olde Towne Slidell to fill a vacant seat on the Olde Towne Preservation District Commission. The ideal candidate would have knowledge in historic,…

Slidell 2040 Comprehensive Plan

What do you want Slidell to look like in the next 20 years? The City of Slidell is working on a 20 year comprehensive plan and we want to hear from our citizens! To find out more about the city's Slidell 2040 Comprehensive Plan, please…

Public Meeting about NFIP Community Rating System Feasibility Study on April 20 in Slidell Auditorium

The City of Slidell will host a public meeting for the NFIP Community Rating System Feasibility Study at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 20, at the Slidell Municipal Auditorium. The meeting will include a presentation about items the city is…