We are now accepting digitally sealed plans and documents for review; our submittal process for plans has changed. Please click here for the video on the new upload procedures in our Citizen Portal.
** ATTENTION **
The Pre-Application Meeting Request is now available on Citizen Portal!
Register for an account under New Users (click here for instructions). Choose the Planning tab to select the request.
*** 2021 Planning Fee Schedule for Applications is now available - click Applications, Schedules & Fees for more information. ***
The Planning Division is responsible for long range planning and administering the City's Land Development Regulations.
Duties & Responsibilities
The Planning Division is responsible for both long range and short range planning functions, as well as, development review coordination. Planning maintains and updates the City's Comprehensive Plan and the Land Development Regulations. All development plans are reviewed to assure conformity with these two guiding documents. Assistance is available in the Planning office, by telephone, email or in-person. Applications submitted for consideration are, but not limited to: Commercial & Multi-Family Site Plans and Subdivision Review / Plat plans for Technical Review Committee approval; Future Land Use Amendments, Annexations, Special Exceptions, Variance, Zoning Changes for Planning Board approval and Certificate of Appropriateness for historic resources.