The Office of Planning & Economic Development’s mission is to manage programs and provide services that fulfill the immediate needs and long-term vision for the physical, economic and environmental development of the city, such as:

  • Permitting – Subdivisions, Site Plan Review, Special Permits
  • Zoning and Land Use Inquires
  • Comprehensive Planning – Master Plan, Urban Renewal Plans
  • Brownfields clean-up
  • Business promotion and incentives

By serving as the staff to following boards and committees, the Office of Planning & Economic Development is well equipped to assist in your development needs, whether subdividing a lot, or relocating your business to the City of Holyoke:


The Holyoke Office of Planning & Economic Development is located at 20 Korean Veterans Plaza, Suite 406 in Center City Holyoke. You may access the office’s contact information on the City Website, or email us at