This page provides a brief description of the following types of land use approval, and the review process for each:
The guiding rules are found in State Statutes, the City's Comprehensive Plan, and the City's Land Development Regulations.
City Boards involved in the review processes include:
All Board meetings are open to the public. Certain types of approvals involve public hearings which provide an opportunity for people to comment on development proposals. Items which involve a formal public hearing are advertised in the newspaper and noticed by letter to properties near the proposed development.
Additional information about the processes discussed on this site are available from the Planning and Zoning staff by calling 243-7040, or filling out the feedback form.