Community Development

This department provides services that support development activities in the city, including:

  • Administration and enforcement of the city's zoning ordinance
  • Issuance of land use and other building related permits
  • Planning and community services
  • Retaining and creating new jobs
  • Leisure services, including programming and management of sports, aquatic, golf, general recreational activities and parks shelter reservations
  • Tourism services, including promotion of local attractions, facilities and activities
  • Cultural services, including gallery exhibits and educational programming