Community Development Department

Mission Statement

Work to continuously improve the City of Glendale as a place to reside, work, live, and recreate, implement the Comprehensive Plan, advocating and facilitating high quality development, ensuring our business and community have access to resources to grow, and insuring the communities’ structures meeting standards for safety and health.


Duties & Responsibilities


The City of Glendale offers a comprehensive community development office providing:


Comprehensive Planning

  • Comprehensive Plan
  • Bike and Pedestrian Planning
  • Implementation Projects

Zoning Administration

  • Board of Appeals
  • Sign Reviews
  • Occupancy and Business Use Reviews
  • Zoning Verification
  • Conditional Use Approvals
  • Zoning and Reviews

Development Plan Review

  • Site Plan and Architectural Review
  • Land Divisions and Consolidations

Economic Development

  • Assist with local Financial Resources
  • Assist with state financial Resources

Environmental Preservation

  • Flood Plain Management

Historic Preservation