The Storey County Planning Department promotes the sound development and redevelopment of the county through the application of modern planning principles and growth management concepts. The Planning Department plays a key role in creating and coordinating the development, adoption, and implementation of the county's master plan and planning policies.

The department provides both current and long-range planning services to the public and other stakeholders in the county. The Storey County Planning Department functions in compliance with Nevada Revised Statutes and Storey County Code as applicable to land-use planning.

OFFICE HOURS: M-Th 7:30 - 3:30   Fri 7:30 - 1:30

Storey County Courthouse
26 South B Street
Virginia City, Nevada

If you need assistance while we are out of the office, we are happy to help you by phone or email.  Messages will be answered promptly.  Please leave any documents, applications, maps, etc. at the Commissioner’s Office for delivery to the Planning Dept.  We apologize for any inconvenience.  Do not hesitate to Contact us at 775-847-1144 and

Kathy Canfield, Senior Planner: 775.847.1144.

Lyndi Renaud, Planning Assistant 775.847.1144 or