In order to assure that the City's regulations are in compliance with state law and are consistent with the Comprehensive Plan for future city development, annexations, and community demographic trends, Long Range Planning:
Maintains the Comprehensive Plan and maps
Conducts special studies
Coordinates interlocal land use issues
Prepares ordinances and revisions for land use regulations
Development Review ensures development proposals are coordinated and conform to applicable laws and adopted city goals and policies, and develops new and updated design and environmental regulations. Additional services include review of plans and studies for various site construction and infrastructure improvements associated with private and public development, and the corresponding permitting and construction inspection.