The following ordinances contain information relative to functions and responsibilities of the Department of Development. For specific questions concerning ordinances, contact Planning Manager Sheila Pounder at SPounder@Germantown-TN.gov or (901) 757-7281.
Germantown Code of Ordinances
For zoning ordinances see Chapter 23
For subdivision regulations see Chapter 17
For sign ordinances see Chapter 14
Smart Growth in Economic Development Districts
Streetscape Design Guidelines: Central Business District and Old Germantown
Design Review Commission Manual
The Design Review Commission Manual explains the principles and standards that the Design Review Commission applies to development proposals. The manual does not reproduce all the specific requirements of the City of Germantown Code of Ordinances and applicants are urged to consult the Code before preparing plans. For specific questions regarding any material in the Design Review Commission Manual, email Sheila Pounder at SPounder@Germantown-TN.gov or call (901) 757-7281.