Planning & Zoning

The Planning and Zoning program involves management of the City's Comprehensive Plan, Land Development Regulations, and all Development review processes, which include site plan approval, subdivision review, rezoning, variances, special exceptions, waivers, comp plan amendments, architectural/aesthetic reviews, and ordinance amendments.

Recent Highlights
  • Prepared budgetary input based on the City's Comprehensive Plan for fiscal year 2015.
  • Conducted Architectural Aesthetic Review Committee (A/ARC) meetings to review various sign and facade applications.
  • Conducted Public Hearings with Planning & Zoning Committee (PZC) to review Special Exception request for new shopping center.
  • Presented to City Council for approval PZC rezoning recommendation and amendments to Land Development Code adding regulations for canopies to the Land Development Code.
  • Attended the Citrus County Sheriff's Office Emergency Operation Center training to realize the support and communication available in the case of an emergency.
  • Attended long range Transportation Planning Organization (TPO) meetings.