The Planning Department reviews and evaluates all development proposals to ensure compliance with city codes, policies and regulations as well as provides information and advice on development processes recommendations, land use and zoning.
The Planning Department is responsible for coordinating the review of development applications within the City. Development applications may include annexations, comprehensive plan amendments, zoning map amendments, subdivisions, and residential, commercial and industrial developments. The review of development is coordinated with other City departments, as well as referral agencies, organizations and other interested parties.
Our goal in Code Enforcement is to preserve and enhance existing commercial and residential areas as quality areas to live and shop, and to provide a quality living environment for the citizens of Willcox by ensuring the regulation of nuisance Codes and Zoning Ordinances. Code Enforcement responds and resolves enforcement issues, reviews building and miscellaneous permits, provides customer service.
Code Enforcement will serve the Willcox community by enforcing City codes and zoning ordinance fairly, with flexibility, understanding, and empathy. Working as a team within our own group, as well as with other departments, we will continue to provide quality service in a timely fashion.