Town of Summerdale
Community Development Department
502 W Lee Ave, Ste C.
Summerdale, AL 36580
The Community Development Department consists of Building, Planning & Zoning, and Business Licensing Departments,
and is located within the Summerdale Municipal Complex and is responsible for developing & implementing the Town of
Summerdale’s Land Use Ordinance, Zoning Ordinances, and Building Ordinance.
Community Development Department Assistant, Kim Hatfield
For all applications for building permits, business license, planning & zoning, and to schedule inspections, contact Kim at:
Building Inspector/Code Enforcer, Jason McClinton
The Town of Summerdale is currently on the 2018 IBC/IRC. For specific code / permit inquiries:
Community Development Director, Chasity York Davis
The Town of Summerdale has a Planning Commission to review all subdivision submissions. We also have a Site Plan
Review Committee who reviews all commercial developments, as well as 3 or more family dwellings. For information
regarding Planning & Zoning or Site Plan, please contact:
The Town of Summerdale Planning Commission consist of nine members that are volunteers citizens that are appointed by the Mayor and Council. The commission holds at least one meeting each month. The duty of the Commission is to make and adopt a master plan for physical development of the Town. The commission shall adopt regulations governing subdivision of land within it jurisdiction. They also review zoning cases and make recommendations to the Town Council.
The Planning Commission meets the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6:00PM, at the Summerdale Municipal Complex. To be placed on the Commission agenda, please contact the Building and Planning Department for a list of meeting dates and deadlines.
Chairman: Robert Davis
Vice Chairman: Dana Thompson
Chasity Y. Davis, Secretary
Site Plan Review Committee
The Town of Summerdale Site Plan Review Committee consists of four members. The Committee reviews all residential developments involving the construction of three (3) or more dwelling units and all commercial and industrial developments, a site plan must be reviewed by a committee appointed by the Planning Commission prior to the issuance of a building permit.
The Site Plan Review Committee meets the 2nd Thursday of every month at 6:00pm at the Summerdale Municipal Complex.
Zoning Board of Adjustment
The Summerdale Zoning Board of Adjustment consist of five members with two supernumerary members. The Zoning Board hears appeals to consider granting variances or special exceptions to the Zoning Ordinance.
When a meeting is called, the time and place will be posted at Town Hall. For more information, please contact Tiffany Lynn at 251-989-6202 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jacob Welch, Chairman
John Resmondo, Vice Chairman
Ernie Hodges Faith Wilson
Kimberly Hatfield, Secretary