The Planning and Zoning Division of the Building and Development Standards Department conveys the community's progressive vision, promotes quality of life, and manages the City's growth by incorporating comprehensive planning with sound economic development practices.
The division provides services regarding land development, long-range planning, and historic preservation. The department reviews and processes applications for site development plans, conditional use permits, plats, and rezonings, among other development requests. The department also prepares and presents development proposals to the Planning Commission, Board of Zoning Appeals, and the Board of Architectural Review.
Planning and Zoning staff are responsible for working with the community and local agencies to craft the City's Comprehensive Plan, as well as monitoring implementation of the plan's goals, objectives, and policies.