Planning & Zoning

About the Planning and Zoning Department

The Planning and Zoning Department is involved in the safety, convenience, order, and the general welfare of the County. The Department is responsible for preparing and maintaining the County’s Comprehensive plan, which serves as a blueprint and policy guide for the growth of the community. The staff attempts to provide guidance to every citizen, resident or business on interpretation and administration of the adopted Ordinances, such as the Unified Development Code, Development Standards and Sign Ordinance.

Upcoming Planning and Zoning Board Variance Hearing

The next meeting of the Douglas County Planning and Zoning Board to hear Variance applications will be held on Monday, September 20 at 6:00 p.m. via Zoom.  You can access the meeting using the information below.

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  1. Ron Roberts Jr., AICP

    Planning and Zoning Manager

  2. Phil Shafer

    Zoning Administrator

  3. Allison Duncan, AICP

    Senior Planner

  4. Johannah Womack

    Clerk, Planning and Zoning Board

  5. Kim Watters

    Secretary, Planning and Zoning