The Department of Development is comprised of the Office of City Planning, the Office of Economic Development, and the Office of Building Inspection. Together the three offices offer a variety of services including City Planning, zoning and subdivision administration, Geographic Information Systems, community and economic development activities, building inspection, property maintenance and sign administration, erosion control, and administration of the City Shared-Ride Taxi Service and Municipal Airport.
To provide and promote a positive balanced approach towards economic and community growth. This is accomplished through being:
A unified and innovative approach to economic and community development that streamlines development in a timely manner that is consistent with community standards.