Planning Services

The Planning team provides professional advice to Council on land use planning issues and is the coordinating department for the processing and approval of development applications. Staff are available during office hours to assist the public with the many questions and concerns associated with the continuing growth of our community.

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Two of the planning functions of the Development Services department are Current and Long Range Planning. The Current Planning function is primarily focused on the management of present or pending development in the City. In this capacity, the current planning team performs a number of responsibilities, including the ones listed below: