The Zoning Division is responsible for the day-to-day implementation of the Comprehensive Plan through the administration of zoning, subdivision regulations, and site plan review.
The Zoning Division has varied responsibilities. It serves as the secretary to the Planning and Zoning Commission and the Board of Adjustment. Serving these bodies, as well as the City Council and the Community Redevelopment Agency, it is the Division's monthly responsibility to process individual applications, prepare staff reports, legal advertisements, location maps, and notify surrounding property owners.
The Zoning Division is responsible for the preparation and presentation of ordinances, resolutions, and City Council agenda items.
The Zoning Division ensures flexibility in the administration of the appropriate chapters of the City's Code of Ordinances through the preparation and presentation of code amendments.
Additional responsibilities include assisting the general public and construction professionals in providing information relative to proposed development, as well as review of building site plans through the administration of the City's Land Development Code regulations.