About Development Services
The Development Services Department is
responsible for assisting customer though the development process. These
processes include reviewing, permitting, inspecting and granting authority to
develop land and occupy building within the City. More specifically, the
department is responsible for subdivision mapping / parcel addressing, zoning
administration, subdivision administration, building code administration,
landscaping, tree preservation, sign regulation, and development review of
drainage and traffic.
The Department also provides administrative and technical support to boards and
commissions that direct and review issues on land development and construction
regulations. These boards include the Board of Adjustment, Building and
Fire Board of Appeals, Plumbing, Mechanical, Electrical, Home Improvement
Boards, and Zoning and Planning Commissions.
In addition to protecting the health, safety, and public welfare through
regulations of land development and construction, the Department seeks to
provide an efficient and effective development process that supports City growth
and economic development.