See Chapter 44 for detailed information relative to criteria including height restrictions, minimum lot area, and building area for the typical single-family zoning district. Specifically see Section 44-553 & 44-554 for height, area, and setback regulations. The process and requirements of site plans for residential and commercial are different and outlined. Access the site plan review application (PDF).
The following types of projects require a site plan submission, but not a building plan:
Site filling or excavating
Swimming pools and outdoor hot tubs
Yard sheds smaller than 150 square feet
Erosion Control Permits
Depending on the area of disturbance, an Erosion Control Permit application (PDF) is to be included with site plan submittals. When required, submit application and erosion control plan demonstrating reasonable compliance with Chapter 34, Green Bay Municipal Ordinance and/or DSPS 20.09(4), Department of Safety and Professional Services Uniform Dwelling Code prior to commencing land-disturbing construction or land development activity.