The mission of the Planning and Zoning Department is to:
Protect the public interest and our natural resources by the administration of land use policies and ordinances emerging from comprehensive plans
Provide assistance to citizens, elected officials, and partners to guide decision-making
Enhance staff capabilities, operational processes, and collaboration with County departments and outside agencies
By acknowledging internal and external forces impacting the delivery of services, be recognized by citizens, elected officials, and peers as stewards of the public trust and advocates of land use planning and administration.