The Planning Department is responsible for guiding development and regulating land use within the City. The department is primarily divided into planning and mapping/GIS. The Planning Department staff consists of the Planning Manager, Senior Planner and GIS Technician.

Typical duties include:

  • Implementation of Comprehensive Plan
  • Provide professional advice, technical expertise and information support to other City Departments, Planning Commission and City Council
  • Administers and enforces Zoning and Subdivision Ordinances
  • Sign regulation
  • Assists in building permit review
  • Addressing
  • Mapping and GIS
  • Process land use applications
  • Development review
  • Site plan review
  • Oversight of City's document management and imaging program
  • Update demographic information
  • Provide counter service and general information to public

Property Information

Information regarding property in Scott County can be obtained through the Scott County website. The website offers different methods for performing property record searches and allows users to view and create site specific maps.

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