Planning and Development
The Community Development Department is responsible for the processing of applications for land development, subdivision, planned residential development and conditional use. The department coordinates meetings with applicants and developers in order to assist with the approval process.
Some of the key functions include communications with the Board of Commissioners, Planning Commission and citizens as they relate to the land development approval process.
The department is responsible for reviewing all submittals for code compliance using the Zoning Ordinance, Land Development/Subdivision Ordinance and Public & Private Improvements Code.
In addition, this department administers the preparation and implementation of the community’s long range plan known as the Comprehensive Plan.