The Planning Department works in conjunction with the various Planning Development Boards and Commissions to help facilitate the development process. Planning Development Boards and Commissions consist of:
Planning and Zoning Commission The Planning & Zoning Commission renders recommendations to the City Council regarding City Planning studies, Site Plans for new buildings or conversions, plats, zoning amendments and other development applications.
Capital Impact Fee Advisory Committee The Capital Impact Fee Advisory Board advises and assists City Council in adopting and updating land use assumptions, capital improvement plans, and impact fees for water, wastewater, and roadway facilities.
Zoning Board of Adjustments
The Zoning Board of Adjustments reviews requests for variances, administrative appeals, and special exceptions to the Zoning Ordinance.
Building Board of Appeals The Building Board of Appeals has jurisdiction over appeals regarding building, mechanical, plumbing, electrical codes, in addition to hearing sign variances.