Community Development and Planning
Part 2 Zoning
Community Development and Planning Contact Information
Community Development and Planning Department
Room 230, City/County Building
316 N. Park Ave., Helena, MT 59623
Department Phone: (406) 447-8374
Department Email: Email
Hours: 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Zoning in the Helena Valley Planning Area
Effective November 19, 2020, the Lewis and Clark County Board of County Commissioners, per Resolution 2020-97, adopted Part 2 Zoning Regulations for the Helena Valley Planning Area (HVPA). These regulations added several zoning districts to the two previously created districts in the Fort Harrison area. Effective December 20, 2022, the Board of County Commissioners, per Resolution No. 2022-113, amended these Zoning Regulations. The amended Zoning Regulations can be accessed here.
Fort Harrison Urban Growth Area and Rural Growth Area Zone District
In addition to Part 2 Zoning in the Helena Valley Planning Area noted above, the Board of County Commissioners had previously also adopted two zoning districts in 2019 known as the Fort Harrison Rural Growth Area Zone District per Resolution 2019-20 (regulations can be downloaded here) and the Fort Harrison Urban Growth Area Zone District per Resolution 2019-21 (regulations can be downloaded here).