Community Development

William Cross, Principal Site Planner

Community Development (CD) Section is responsible for coordinating the review and recommendations from several County and other affiliated government agencies in the review of applications which require approval by the Board of County Commissioners (BCC) and the Zoning Commission (ZC). The Section is also responsible for the administrative review and approval of plans through the Administrative Process called Development Review Officer (DRO). The ZC and BCC Hearings and DRO Meetings are held once a month in accordance with the Zoning Division Calendar.

This Section is responsible for reviewing and making recommendations for applications requiring Board of County Commissioner’s (BCC) and/or Zoning Commission (ZC) approval. The CD Section is responsible for coordinating the following review processes.


Public Hearing - Application Forms, Process and Flow Charts 

  • Application Forms and Flow Charts
  • Application Requests
    • Development of Regional Impact
    • Official Zoning Map Amendment
    • Class A Conditional Use (Standard Zoning District)
    • Requested Use (Planned Development or Traditional Development District)
    • Development Order Amendment
    • Legislative Abandonment
    • Type II Waivers
    • Type II Variances
    • Unique Structures
    • Transfer of Development Rights
    • Administrative Inquiries
    • Appeals to the Board of County Commissioners or Zoning Commission