The mission of the Planning Division is to assist the community in defining and realizing a shared vision for the physical development of the County. The division is responsible for the County’s Comprehensive Plan and for reviewing and making recommendations on land use and development proposals - typically rezoning and Special Use Permit applications - that are presented to the Planning Commission and Board of Supervisors for consideration.

See Concept Plans for the Water Street Area Master Plan
Water Street Area Sketch Plan


Pursuant to Ordinance No. 21-4, adopted by the Board of Supervisors May 4, 2021, the following changes to our application filing fees will take effect July 1, 2021: