The Planning and Development Department is responsible for providing information and process applications in land use, development and building issues. This would include creating Master Plans, creating and amending ordinances, rezonings, special use permits, variances, development permits, building permits, site inspections, building inspections, certificate of occupancies and zoning code compliance.
Areas of Responsibility
Alcohol Licenses - The Department issues permits for alcohol consumption on premises at eating establishments as well as retail sales.
Building Inspections - The Department is responsible for inspection of commercial and residential building activity; including new construction, rehabilitation and remodeling.
Business Licenses - The Department issues all types of business licenses and collects occupation taxes.