Find any permits, licenses, or forms you may need for Town of Columbus business below. Please feel free to download and return your permits or applications to the Columbus Town Hall at 95 Walker Street in Columbus. If you have questions about any permits or forms, please feel free to contact the Town Hall at (828) 894-8236.
The Administration department handles the issuance of parade and road closure permits, complaints, Board Member applications and general administrative needs for the Town of Columbus. You will find applications for parade permits, road closures, Municipal Board Member applications and other related forms below. If you are in need of any of these services, simply print and fill out the forms below and return them to Town Hall at 95 Walker Street in Columbus.
The Town handles all zoning permits, but building permits are regulated through Polk County. Please click the link above to go to their website and find more information about specific building permits and more information.
Planning & Zoning
The Town handles all planning and zoning issues within the Town limits. The Town's Planning Board makes recommendations to the Town Council about land use issues, and the Board of Adjustments hears citizen petitions for conditional or special use permits, among other responsibilities. You'll find many all of the permits and applications for any of your zoning needs.
The Public Works department handles all water, sewer, and street needs within the Town of Columbus. You will find applications for water and sewer service, and other related forms, below. If you are in need of any of these services, simply print and fill out the forms below and return them to Town Hall at 95 Walker Street in Columbus.