Building Official

The Building Official is responsible for and directs activities in the areas of land development, housing and building code enforcement. These activities include the research and implementation of policies and procedures and the coordination of project reviews for single/multi-family development proposals, commercial and industrial development and construction to ensure compliance with Building Code & Zoning requirements. The City of Minden through its development standards promotes harmonious and attractive growth and protects the health, safety and welfare of all citizens of the community. The department also serves as the coordinator for the Planning Commission and Historic District Commission. 

Codes and Ordinances administered by the department include:

Forms and Applications

Other Helpful Sites:

Contact Information

Brent Cooley, CBO

Building Official
318-371-4215
P.O. Box 580, Minden, La 71058
Hours: 7:30 AM to 4 PM Monday through Friday