Planning

The Planning Division is primarily responsible for the following:

  • Advance Planning: Assisting the Planning Commission and the City Council with planning for the city's future development
  • Current Planning: Reviewing proposed development projects for conformance with the city's adopted policies and ordinances

Advance Planning

  • Responsible for preparing the City’s General Plan, the “blueprint” for the long range development and conservation of the City 
  • Preparing specific plans that provide a framework for development in focused areas of the city
  • Preparing development standards and guidelines that address specific issues and areas

Current Planning

  • Serves as the point of entry for development proposals and provides assistance to architects, designers, developers, builders, and residents navigating the development process
  • Processing of new development applications including the review of preliminary plans, holding hearings for the public’s review and comment on the proposals
  • Overseeing the implementation of the development to ensure that it is constructed in accordance with all city requirements

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