Todd Violante, Director – 608-266-4021
Curt Kodl, Senior Planner – 608-266-4183
Majid Allan, Senior Planner – 608-267-2536
Brian Standing, Senior Planner 608-267-4115
Pam Andros, Senior Planner – 608-261-9780
Dane County has regulatory authority over lands within the boundary of Black Earth and most other townships.
The Zoning Division is responsible for a number of regulatory review and approval processes for construction and land development activities, including: Zoning Permits, Rezoning, Conditional Use Permits, Variances, Water Resource Regulations, and Land Divisions.
Roger Lane – 608-266-9078
Dan Everson, Assistant Zoning Administrator – 608-267-1541
Hans Hilbert, Assistant Zoning Administrator – 608-266-4993
Zoning Inspector for the Town of Black Earth
Wade Osterholz, Zoning Inspector – 608-266-9082
The Records Division maintains the Real Estate Ownership Property List and Personal Property List for all of Dane County. The Division also maintains the records of the Dane County Surveyor’s Office.
The Land Conservation Division provides conservation planning assistance and technical service in the area of soil and water conservation to landowners, land users, and decision-makers.
Erosion Control and Stormwater Management is managed through Dane County Land and Water Resources, 608-224-3730.