The Planning Department performs a variety of services intended to protect, maintain, and develop an attractive, safe, and healthy environment. Primary functions address property development and land use activities occurring in the City.
The Planning Department provides direction and leadership in implementing the goals, objectives, and policies of the City as adopted by the City Council.
The Division is also responsible for the orderly development of the City and the administration of various land use regulations, including the zoning code, design review ordinances, and sign code.
The Planning Department also provides technical assistance and staff support to the Planning and Zoning Commission, Board of Adjustment, and Parks Board.