Community Development

The Community Development Department is responsible for:
  • Administering the Community Development Block Grant
  • Code enforcement
  • Creating and implementing several major plans and strategies
  • Fielding complaints regarding property maintenance or code violations
  • Issuing building permits
  • Keeping everyone informed on development and redevelopment proposals
  • Making recommendations on rezonings, site plans, subdivisions, annexations, historic preservation, signs, and many other items
  • Performing building inspections
  • Planning and zoning
  • Producing a variety of GIS cartographic products for boards, commissions, and the community