Planning, Zoning, and Development

The Planning and Zoning Department assists citizens and developers with questions about land use, zoning district standards, the development process, and development permits. Generally, the Planning and Zoning Department is responsible for the following:
  • Assisting citizens and developers.
  • Coordinating the development of land:
    • Zoning of property
    • Subdivision of property
    • Review of development plans
  • Updates to the Comprehensive Plan and development regulations.

Additional Duties


The department coordinates with other City departments and agencies in the review of development plans, and prepares reports for public meetings of the Planning and Zoning Commission, the Zoning Board of Adjustment, and the Appeals Commission.