Community Development

The mission of the Community Development Department is to plan and guide the orderly growth and development of the City, to enforce compliance with applicable legislation in order to meet the quality of life, health, and safety needs of the community, and to deliver to its customers courteous, efficient, and competent services. The Community Development Department is made of the following separate but related divisions:

Building Inspections and Permits

The City of Moore is one of the fastest growing communities in the OKC metro area and welcomes quality commercial and residential development. The Inspections staff is committed to providing friendly and efficient service, offering same-day inspections if called in by 9:00am, and reviewing residential building permits in just 2-3 days! To make the process even easier, we have provided all applications on-line, so you can fill them out at your convenience.
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Changes to the Accessory Building Ordinance effective April 18, 2013

On March 18, 2013, the Moore City Council passed Ordinance No. 743(13) that adopted more stringent requirements for accessory buildings in residential zoning districts. Read More » about Changes to the Accessory Building Ordinance effective April 18, 2013

Code Enforcement Division

The Code Enforcement Division works to reduce neighborhood nuisances and residential deterioration within the city. Typical violations include overgrown weeds, shrubs or trees, parking in the yard, junked vehicles, trash and debris. Read More » about Code Enforcement Division

Environmental Services

The City of Moore's Environmental Services Unit is dedicated to improving the environment by offering safe ways to dispose of hazardous waste, convenient options for recycling, and educating the public on the effects of wrongful disposal of liquids into our city sewer system. These values are important in promoting a healthy environment for all residents and visitors alike.  Read More » about Environmental Services

Grants Administration

Grants are an important source of revenue to fund various community programs and activities. The City is always actively seeking grant funding to improve the community. For questions concerning grant activities, call (405) 793-5053. Read More » about Grants Administration

Moore Vision 20/20 Plan

In 2005-2006 the City held a series of public meetings to determine the future vision of the City of Moore. This was the update to the City's comprehensive plan, known as MOORE VISION 20/20. This is a comprehensive plan that analyzed the City's future desires and needs into the year 2020. Click here for the Moore Vision 20/20 Plan. Read More » about Moore Vision 20/20 Plan

Planning Division

Planning is an essential service provided by the city to promote the health, safety, and welfare of our residents. Most people don't realize what the planning division does, but it touches every aspect of city-life...from the size of your lots to the location of streets. Following are the main functions of the planning division, however we are always working on special projects that are showcased on the Community Development homepage! 
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Roofing and General Contractor Information

For more information about contractor information see the attached documents. Read More » about Roofing and General Contractor Information