The County Planning and Building Department administers the county's land use and development ordinances and
reviews applications for conditional use permits, subdivisions and zone changes for presentation to the
Planning Commission, Zoning Commission and the Board of County Commissioners. The department provides
assistance with various land use issues and ensures compliance with existing regulations.
This department also conducts the Geographic Information Systems (computer mapping) activity for the County. Other functions
of this department include the enforcement of adopted building code regulations, and providing assistance
with community development projects.