Planning and Zoning

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The Department of Planning and Zoning is responsible for all current and long-range planning for development, redevelopment and community development preservation activities within the City. In this capacity, the Department of Planning and Zoning:

  1. prepares necessary plans, studies, and programs to implement the City's Comprehensive Plan;
  2. administers and enforces the City's zoning ordinance and subdivision regulations;
  3. plans and administers the City's Community Development Block Grant program;
  4. engages in special studies and projects impacting on future growth, development and quality of life.