The City of Wheeling, West Virginia


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Economic and Community Development

Economic and Community Development Department

Nancy Prager - Director

Thomas Connelly, AICP - Assistant Director

1500 Chapline Street, Wheeling, WV 26003
Phone: (304) 234-3701 Fax: (304) 234-3899

Wheeling Council created the Economic and Community Department to accomplish the goal of coordinating the multiple functions of planning, zoning, development, economic development, code enforcement, inspection, housing, neighborhood development and other tasks required in the City of Wheeling. To this end, departmental staff is committed to a philosophy of customer friendliness by streamlining, to the extent possible, all planning, regulatory, inspection and enforcement activities surrounding a project.

From the region’s largest trail system, to national schools of excellence, to a reorganized municipal government, the City of Wheeling offers a dynamic environment for you, your family and your business. There are many features that are unique to this area and we are proud of them! Our businesses enjoy the business climate as well with our advanced, motivated work force. The work force also enjoys being active in our various professional organizations. The area boasts year-round entertainment, leisure, sports, music, festivals, dining, shopping, and much more.

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