Planning and Zoning

Planning and Zoning Administrator

Ryan Libke

419 Washington Street
Shelbyville, Kentucky 40065

Phone: (502) 633-1718
Fax: (502) 633-1709


Hours of Operation
 *Closed for lunch everyday between 12 p.m. - 1 p.m​

Monday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Closed on all major holidays.​​

What We Do


The Planning and Zoning Office is responsible for a wide range of tasks related to growth and development in Shelby County. The department staff consists of an Executive Director, Planner/Zoning Enforcement Officer and Receptionist. The department handles public inquiries related to planning and zoning, E911 addressing, zone change requests, subdivision and development plan review, short and long range planning, issuance of zoning permits for structures and signage, code enforcement of the Zoning regulations, mapping services, composition of land use regulations and assures implementation of the Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Regulations and Subdivision Regulations.

Department staff allso pvide support to citizen boards including the Planning Commission and Board of Adjustments & Appeals.


Helpful Information​​


To access all forms related to zoning permits, development plans, subdivision plans, sign permits, zoning changes, conditional use permits, variance, waivers, E911 addressing, filing and fee schedules, please visit the Shelby County Planning and Zoning

2017 Deadlines and Meeting Dates​