Community Development

Mission Statement

The mission of the Community Development Department is to enhance the quality of life for the citizens of Douglas County by providing the highest quality and professional service in the areas of Building, Engineering, Planning, and Administration.

Public Counter

Starting Monday, March 29, 2021, Community Development services are available to the public by appointments through Qless. Click here for more information and to make an appointment.

Contact Us!

Email the Building Department ([email protected])  775-782-6224
    You may email EZ Building Permits to [email protected].

NOTICE: Effective Immediately - Connection Fee Notice - Please CLICK HERE.

Email the Engineering Department ([email protected])  775-782-6235
    You may email EZ Engineering Permits to [email protected].
Email the Planning Department ([email protected]) 775-782-6217
Email Code Enforcement ([email protected])  775-782-6214
Email Vacation Home Rentals ([email protected])  Hotline 775-783-6027

List of Building Permits issued - All of 2021
List of Engineering Permits issued - All of 2021
List of Planning Permits issued - All of 2021

2020 Master Plan Text Update


Tom Dallaire

Community Development Director

Mailing Address:

Attn: Community Development Douglas County

PO Box 218 Minden, NV 89423

Ph: 775-782-6201

Fx: 775-782-6297

Hours of Operation

1594 Esmeralda Ave Minden, NV 89423

Monday - Friday

8 am - 5 pm

Sam Booth

Deputy Director

Physical: 1594 Esmeralda Avenue

Mailing: PO Box 218

Minden, NV 89423

Staff Directory

Tatiana Robinson
Counter Technician
Betty Ramirez
Counter Technician
Linda Doherty
Counter Technician
Ann Damian
Administrative Assistant