Community Development

Property or Permit Information Request Form

The City of Waukesha is in the process of digitizing all files. Please note it may take several days to process your request.

Learn more about the Property or Permit Information Request Form

City of Waukesha Micro Enterprise COVID-19 Response Grant

The City of Waukesha Micro Enterprise COVID-19 Response Grant is to assist small businesses located in the City of Waukesha that are owned by a person earning 80% of the County Median Income Level with five (5) or fewer Full-Time Equivalent (FTE) Employees. Grant funds are to be used for responding to any COVID-19 Related expenses including marketing or creating websites/online ordering systems, interior and exterior improvements related to COVID-19, and purchase of Personal Protective Equipment/supplies.

Learn more about grant information, eligibility requirements, and to apply.

Update to the City of Waukesha Heating Contractor Licenses

Summary of Heating Contractor License Changes (PDF)

Protocol for Inspections During Covid-19 Pandemic

  • At time of scheduling, inform Inspector of any Covid-19 history on site.
  • The Inspector will walk only with the required individuals necessary for the inspection.
  • Masks (PPE) will be required by all individuals that are participating in the inspection.
  • The areas of the building requested to be inspected are only to be occupied by the inspection staff and individuals participating in the inspection. No other workers to be located or working in those areas.

Remote Video Inspections Now Available

On a case by case basis, the building inspection division is allowing for remote video inspections in lieu of an in-person inspections during the COVID-19 outbreak. We are able to perform video inspections using various video streaming apps and platforms. Please see the attached guidelines for more details.

Remote Inspection Guidelines (PDF)

Temporary Community Development Department Operations Policies

These operations policies will remain in place until further notice to stop the spread of COVID-19.

Community Development Department