The Development division assists in transforming the objectives of the mayor and city council into reality by working with developers, realtors, and the business community to actively promote and facilitate development efforts.

The Development department is responsible for the coordination of developmental projects and serves as a liaison between the developer, the mayor's office, and the city departments to ensure a timely and successful project completion. This office also organizes and promotes the marketability of the city through public relations and good public and private sector relationships to maintain a positive outlook and growth potential for the city. Utilizing various federal, state, and local programs and funding sources, the development department coordinates new development, rehabilitation, and maintenance of properties throughout the city.

Downtown Development Planning & Updates

To learn more about what the Development department can do for you, call (330) 971-8135.