Planning and Zoning Board

Overview

The Planning and Zoning Board is designated as the Local Planning Agency and acts in an advisory capacity to the City Commission. The board conducts investigations and holds public hearings upon all proposals to change land use and land development regulations, as well as variances and exceptions to the Land Development Code relating to signage and other matters. The board makes recommendations to the Commission regarding the adoption and amendments to the Comprehensive Plan. The board also carries on a continual study of zoning, zoning techniques, and any pertinent parts of any city plan for the orderly growth of the city.

Qualifications

The Board consists of five (5) members, each serving a two-year term of office. Planning and Zoning Board also serves as the Local Planning Agency.