Municipal Development

The Department of Municipal Development is a one-stop shop for developers, builders, contractors, and citizens concerning developments, zoning, new construction, remodeling, or other improvements.

The department promotes excellent planning and building standards as a key tool in economic development of the city.

Additional Responsibilities


Also, the department is responsible for the public safety, health, and welfare of real estate through the enforcement of zoning laws, unsafe structure laws, and environmental nuisance laws.

Department Divisions


The Department is divided into four different divisions:
  • Code Enforcement / Inspections
  • Environmental Nuisance Control
  • Permit Center
  • Zoning and Development

​Blight Elimination Program

Link to List of Properties and Status