The Planning and Development Department provides a wide range of planning services for a growing community such as land use entitlements, land use planning and subdivision plats. We also review commercial and residential applications for construction. These functions ensure orderly growth and safe development for our citizens.
Planning and Development has Ombudsman services to provide additional support to residents with unresolved Planning and Development concerns within the unincorporated areas of Maricopa County and County Islands.
Planning and Development works in partnership with the following regulatory agencies. Your project may involve one of more permits from these agencies. Please click on the links to learn about their permitting processes.