The general purpose of the Planning and Zoning Division is to develop, administer and enforce the City of Griffin Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Ordinance, Development Ordinance, Sign Ordinance, Telecommunications Antennae and Towers Ordinance and other development regulations.
Specific responsibilities include:
- Assisting the City Commission in developing a long range land use plan designed to serve as the foundation for specific land development decisions
- Foster superior land development by the application of adopted City Codes
- Coordinate the review and analysis of rezoning, special use permit request, variances, comprehensive plan amendments, site and subdivision plans, zoning text interpretation and amendments