Community Development

 
Directions

City Hall
900 Church Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504

434-455-3900

434-845-7630

Link: Community Development Page

Find Us Here

  • 1st Floor Permitting Center
  • 2nd Floor Customer Service Center


Our Main Phone Lines

  • Planning, Zoning, and Grants: 434-455-3900
  • Permitting, Inspections, and Code Compliance: 434-455-3910


Administration 

900 Church Street
2nd Floor of City Hall
Lynchburg, VA 24504

434-455-3900


Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Shepard, Angie Administrative Manager 434-455-3913  
Martin, Tom Director, Community Development 434-455-3909  

Grants Administration 
Directions

900 Church Street
2nd Floor of City Hall
Lynchburg, VA 24504

434-455-3900

434-845-7630

Link: Grants Administration Division Page

Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Bateman, Gabrielle Grants Coordinator 434-455-3929  
Walker, Melva Grants Manager 434-455-3916  

Inspections 
Directions

900 Church Street
1st Floor Permitting Center
Lynchburg, VA 24504

434-455-3910

434-845-7630

Link: Inspections Division Page

Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Bergquist, Chris Construction Code Inspector 434-455-3860  
Chenault, Cameron Code Compliance Inspector 434-455-3932  
Clements, Juliett Code Compliance Inspector 434-455-3904  
Donigan, Denise Code Administrator 434-455-3897  
Edens, Ed Construction Code Inspector 434-455-3924  
Hamlett, Marvin Code Compliance Inspector 434-455-3908  
Horne, Dana Property Maintenance Official - Rental 434-455-3922  
Logan, Sherrill Code Compliance Inspector 434-455-3902  
McKinney, Mike Building Plans Reviewer 434-455-3912  
Saunders, Douglas Building Official 434-455-3925  
Shoultz, LaTonia Code Compliance Administrator 434-455-3896  
Szymczyk, John Code Compliance Inspector 434-455-3920  
Webber, Sam Construction Code Inspector 434-455-3907  
Wright, Keith Neighborhood Services Manager 434-455-3921  
Younger, Sharon Permit Technician 434-455-3898  

Planning 
Directions

900 Church Street
2nd Floor of City Hall
Lynchburg, VA 24504

434-455-3900

434-845-7630


Link: Planning Division Page

Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Frischeisen, Rachel City Planner 434-455-3903  
Jensen, Andrew Planning Technician 434-455-3937  
Lester, Charlotte Neighborhood Planner II 434-455-3893  
Mergenthaler, Eve Planner I and Secretary to the Historic Preservation Commission 434-455-3917  

Zoning & Natural Resources 
Directions

900 Church Street
2nd Floor of City Hall
Lynchburg, VA 24504

434-455-3900

Link: Zoning & Natural Resources Page

Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Frith, Benjamin Environmental Planner 434-455-3885  
Henry, Kevin Zoning Administrator 434-455-3915  
Howe, Cameron Zoning Official 434-455-3892  
Morgan, Samuel Environmental Inspector 434-455-3958  
Moseley, Ty Environmental Inspector 434-455-3911