Glen Higgins, Planning Division Manager
CURRENT PLANNING PROGRAM:
Administers, Maintains, and Processes Amendments to the Zoning Code and Subdivision Code.
Processes all Land Use applications including public notification, review of building permit applications for zoning compliance and the provision of technical and general planning information to the public.
Provides staff support to the seven Citizen Planning Committees (CPAC's); the County Planning Commission and the Board of County Commissioners on planning and zoning issues.
Manages special planning and grant funded projects.
LONG RANGE PLANNING PROGRAM
- Develops, Maintains, and implements the Columbia County Comprehensive Plan.
- Coordinates all plans and studies concerning land use activity within the County's Planning boundaries.
- Conducts major updates to the County Comprehensive Plan according to the County's periodic review program approved by the State and priorities established by the Board of Commissioners.
DEVELOPMENT PERMIT PROCESS
Business Guide Information on the Development Process for Business & Industry