What Does Planning & Development Do?
The Planning & Development Division coordinates efforts and reviews related to development projects. This includes development engineering, land use and zoning administration, building permitting and inspection. The division is primarily responsible for:
- Ensuring that land uses within the unincorporated portions of the county are developed in compliance with the county’s adopted codes and regulations
- Reviewing and issuing building permits, land use permits, and a variety of other specialized permits
- Administering the county’s floodplain regulations
- Administering, updating, and maintaining the Adams County Development Standards & Regulations
NOTE: for information on the Development Standards Overhaul process and community participation, please click here.
|Explore the areas that the Planning & Development Division supports, below:|
Development Standards & Regulations
Development Engineering Services
Long Range Planning
News & Updates