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Buffalo County
  • Part-Time Cook Opening
    Consolidated Management Company is accepting applications for part-time cook in the jail.Newspaper ad

    Job information and how to apply
  • Opening for a Maintainer Operator
    The Buffalo County Highway Department is accepting applications for a Maintainer Operator in the Elm Creek area.

    Job information and how to apply.
  • County Attorney's Full-Time Position
    Buffalo County Attorney's Office is hiring a Full-Time Receptionist/Legal Assistant.

    Please visit the employment page to learn more!
  • Notice to Bidders - Twin Screw Cab and Chassis

    The Buffalo County Board of Commissioners will be receiving, SEPARATE, SEALED BIDS for 2 New Twin Screw Cab and Chassis.


  • Opening for TWO Maintainer Operators
    The Buffalo County Highway Department is accepting applications for TWO Maintainer Operators.

    Job information and how to apply.
  • District Court Administrative Assistant

    The District Court office is accepting application for a Full Time Administrative Assistant.  For a full job description and how to apply visit our employment page
    
Zoning
Planning & Zoning Commission

Office Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Filing Deadlines and Meeting Times

Note: Government Offices can only accept written documents for filing into official government records unless specific statutory language authorizes filings done by other than written medium.


Fees:
Filing Fee
*Zoning permits $25.00
*Conditional/Special Use permits $50.00 plus estimated cost of publication
*Rezoning 75.00 plus estimated cost of publication posted at time of filing
*Amendments to Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Regulations, Subdivision Regulations and Zoning map $75.00 in each instance plus estimated cost of publication posted at time of filing
*Variances submitted to Board of Zoning Adjustment $100.00 plus estimated cost of publication posted at time of filing

**Administrative Subdivision Fees for Buffalo County:
Filing Fee
Filing with Zoning Administrator $125.00 plus estimated cost of publication at time of filing
Modifications after filing
Plus filing fees set by Register of Deeds
$125.00 plus estimated cost of publication at time of filing

**Non-Administrative Subdivision Fees for Buffalo County:
Filing Fee
Preliminary Plat $300.00***
Final Plat (applied each portion if staged) $300.00***
Plus per lot fee of $50.00

**Other Processes or Events Fees for Buffalo County:
Filing Fee
Minor Subdivision Changes $50.00 plus estimated cost of publication at time of filing
Vacation of Plat or part thereof $250.00 plus estimated cost of publication at time of filing
$125.00 plus estimated cost of publication at time of filing for administrative subdivisions*****
Variance $25.00 plus estimated cost of publication at time of filing
Fee if public hearing postponed $50.00
Fee for process if not otherwise stated $50.00

****Conservation or Preservation Easements Fees for Buffalo County:
Fee
$125.00 or $2.00 per acre, whichever is greater

Plus filing fees set by Register of Deeds unless Code states otherwise
*Passed at Board of Supervisors meeting on May 28, 2002
**Passed at Board of Supervisors meeting on February 24, 2009
***Passed at Board of Supervisors meeting on September 14, 2010
****Passed at Board of Supervisors meeting on November 23, 2010
*****Passed at Board of Supervisors meeting on June 11, 2013 retroactive to May 14, 2013