Planning & Economic Development

Please Note:  The Planning and Economic Development Department (Building Inspections & Permitting, Code Enforcement & Licensing, Economic Development. and Planning & Zoning) is relocating offices to the Public Works Facility at 180 Vickers Drive.  Hours will remain the same, 8:00 am-4:30pm, and the phone number will remain the same, 302.424.8396.

Mission Statement


To provide high-quality, proactive services and programs to promote a safe, well-designed, livable and prosperous community that enhances the quality of life for residents, businesses, and visitors.
 

Responsibilities


The Planning & Economic Development Department oversees all aspects of land use development and building construction. The Department is comprised of four divisions: Building Inspections & Permitting, Code Enforcement & Licensing, Economic Development, and Planning & Zoning.