Community Development


The Community Development Department helps guide growth and development within the City and its extraterritorial jurisdiction.

Through a variety of programs and activities, they strive to enhance the physical environment and improve the quality of life for residents, businesses, and visitors.

The Community Development Department provides services that relate to land use, building construction, infrastructure development, and code compliance.


 The Building Services Division reviews permits and plans and conducts inspections throughout the construction process to ensure that all existing and new construction within the City limits meets or exceeds standards of the adopted codes.

Code Compliance receives and responds to all concerns regarding possible code violations within the City.

Planning and Zoning ensures proper development through the implementation of the Subdivision Ordinance, Zoning Ordinance, and related codes, and helps prepare for future growth of the City.