The Planning and Zoning Division is responsible for the long-range comprehensive planning of Wakulla County’s future high-quality growth and preservation of natural resources. This Division also provides technical planning support to the Board of County Commissioners, County Administrator, other County Departments and the public.
Planning and Zoning performs the daily operations associated with the implementation of the Wakulla County Comprehensive Plan; provides interpretations and implements the current planning, site plan, design, environmental, subdivision and zoning regulations; processes development permit applications; and administers the Technical Review Committee process.
Planning and Zoning is also responsible for staffing the Planning Commission, Local Planning Agency, Board of Zoning Adjustment, Board of County Commissioners, and any citizen advisory committees established by the Board to address planning and zoning issues. This Division takes an active role in coordinating with local, regional and state organizations on transportation, environmental and land use issues.
The U.S. Census Bureau is hiring for temporary positions in our area. Click here to learn more!
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THE CITIZENS ADVISORY TASK FORCE IS LOOKING FOR NEW MEMBERS.
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THE LOCAL MITIGATION STRATEGY WORKING GROUP WILL HOLD A PUBLIC MEETING ON AUGUST 29, 2019. CLICK HERE FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
SIGNS IMPROPERLY PLACED IN THE ROAD RIGHT OF WAY WILL BE REMOVED.
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THE NORTHWEST FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT WILL BE HOLDING AN OPEN HOUSE ON AUGUST 23, 2018 TO PRESENT REVISED FEMA FLOOD MAPS THAT AFFECT PROPERTIES ALONG PORTIONS OF THE OCHLOCKONEE RIVER.
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A TRANSPORTATION ANALYSIS AND ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT HAVE BEEN COMPLETED FOR THE CRAWFORDVILLE TOWN PLAN'S TOWN CENTER AREAS. THIS WORK WAS MADE POSSIBLE BY A COMPETITIVE FLORIDA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT GRANT FROM THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY. TO VIEW THE TRANSPORTATION ANALYSIS AND ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT PLEASE CLICK HERE.
CLICK THE FOLLOWING LINK TO VIEW INFORMATION DESCRIBING THE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM. Community Development Block Grant
THE 2019 COMMUNITY RATING SYSTEM PROGRESS REPORT FOR WAKULLA COUNTY AND THE CITY OF ST. MARKS IS NOW AVAILABLE. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE REPORT.
THE STATE OF FLORIDA ENTERPRISE ZONE TAX INCENTIVE PROGRAM SUNSET ON DECEMBER 31, 2015.