Development Services

About the Department
The Development Services Department consists of three areas of responsibility. These three areas include:


Staff serves the community by providing information, guidance, enforcement of adopted regulations, and property maintenance.
Planning and development is responsible for implementation of the comprehensive plan, enforcement of land use, zoning, subdivision regulations, historic preservation, landscaping, and all other ordinances pertaining to general development issues.


The Building Division's purpose is to safeguard the public health, safety, and general welfare through enforcement of adopted building codes. Civil Code Enforcement is responsible for application of the city's codes and state laws, as well as responding to complaints such as tall grass, junked vehicles, and watering violations.