Through the efforts of four divisions, this department is responsible for orderly development within the City. The Planning Division performs current planning functions which include the ongoing review and processing of development plans, as well as advance planning for future development needs. The Building and Safety Divisions check building plans, issues permits for construction work and inspects structures to ensure code compliance. The Housing Division administers block grant funds. Under a contract, the City Engineer is responsible for design and preparation of specifications for public improvement construction projects such as streets, storm drains, traffic signals, etc.
Planning Counter Hours: Monday - Thursday, 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Building Inspector Hours: Monday - Thursday, 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Closed Fridays and Weekends