Development Review Division

Ordinance Administration

The department administers:

Handbook

  • The Department publishes a
  • Summarizes many of the major provisions of these ordinances
  • Explains our development review processes
  • Includes copies of

Staff Support

The department provides staff support for:

Application Approval

The department reviews applications for approval:

  • Rezonings and special use permits (by the Planning Commission and Board of Mayor and Aldermen)
  • Signs (by the Design Review Commission)
  • Site Plans (by the Planning Commission and the Design Review Commission)
  • Subdivision plats (by the Planning Commission — Master, Construction, and Final Plans)
  • Variances (by the Board of Zoning Appeals)

Application deadlines (PDF) and meeting dates are published by the Department.

See other departments involved in development review.

Other Development Information