The Community Development Department provides direction to its operating divisions, with emphasis on customer responsiveness and operational efficiency. The department partners with other departments and agencies to stimulate economic growth, create new jobs and plan for long-term development in the city. The department works to enhance the livability of the city's neighborhoods and addresses housing and other needs of lower income persons in the community.

Provides Oversight of:

  • Redevelopment (Downtown Redevelopment and CDBG & HOME programs)
  • Development Services (Building Permits & Inspection,  and Planning & Zoning Information)