The Planning and Zoning Department in coordination with the Planning Commission is responsible for carrying out the City’s Comprehensive Plan. The Planning and Zoning staff conducts the administrative review of development plans, subdivision proposals, and zoning permits. The department also administers the City’s Construction, Post Construction and Erosion and Sediment Control Plan. All developments are required to follow the Alabama Erosion and Sediment Control Handbook for Construction Best Management Practices. Lee County Building Inspections administers building permits for the City.
Storm Water Design Manual – Draft available for review
Access Management Policy
Territorial Jurisdiction Map – Extends three miles from corporate limits.
Site Plan Application – Required for all single lot construction.
Land Disturbance Permit – Required for all single lot construction and one-plus acreage development disturbance.