The Planning Department oversees land development, code enforcement, historic property issues, and community development activities in the unincorporated portions of the County. This Department also provides assistance for various grant programs and special projects as needed, and works closely with many other county and municipal departments to ensure compliance with regulations and ordinances applicable in our jurisdiction.

2022-2023 Workload Measures
1. Number of subdivisions
2. Number of code enforcement case loads
3. Number of code enforcement investigations
4. Number of Floodplain Development Permits
5. Number of Watershed Reviews
6. Number of HID Permits

Updated 7/20/22

2022-2023 Performance Management Goals
1) Planning will provide minor plat reviews within three business days.In Progress
2) To effectively plan for the future, the Planning Department will work with municipalities in order to
monitor and support growth within the county by hosting quarterly meetings with leaders from other
In Progress
3) To continue communication and collaboration, Planning will coordinate with municipalities to offer a
joint GIS/Planning Retreat for the County.
In Progress
4) To incorporate efficiency practices with County Departments, Planning will coordinate a meeting with
Planning, Inspections, Environmental Health, Fire Marshal, IT, and GIS to evaluate the use of Central
Permitting and provide recommendations for improvement or changes.
In Progress
5) Planning will continue to update the Unified Development Ordinance as concerns come to the County.In Progress