News & Announcements

Land Development Code Update
The city is updating its Land Development Code (LDC) which contains the rules for development and re-development within the city. The city has contracted with the consulting team, Clarion Associates, to overhaul the 20-year-old code. To find out more and submit your comments visit: or contact Mike Raber, senior planner, at or 928-204-7106.
  • The Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a work session on Tuesday, January 16 at 3:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall to review the following: 

New Sign Code
City Council approved an updated Sign Ordinance (Article 11 of the Land Development Code) at a public hearing on September 26, 2017. For more information or questions contact Cari Meyer, senior planner, or (928) 203-5049.

Short-term and Vacation Rentals
Arizona law allows for homes to be used as vacation rentals (A.R.S. §9-500.39) effective January 1, 2017, which ended city prohibitions on short-term vacation rentals. For more information, go to the Vacation Rentals page.

Applications for Major Community Plan Amendments
The deadline to submit applications for Major Community Plan Amendments is April 16, 2018. A pre-application meeting is required by March 19, 2018. View the Public Notice and Application Information for details or contact Michael Raber, senior planner at 204-7106.