The Community Development Department is here to guide and promote development that is vibrant, safe, provides a healthy life style and has a broad and balanced range of land uses. We strive to support a community that provides quality employment opportunities with a mix of job types, has a diversity of housing, has exceptional medical and educational facilities and is child and senior friendly.
Key Functions of the Community Development Department
Preparation of citywide and neighborhood plans
Permitting services for residential and nonresidential development
Maintaining the Grand Junction Comprehensive Plan
Providing information related to zoning, setbacks, and other land use questions
Providing development review services for new development
Providing annexation services for properties coming into the city