The staff is dedicated to providing excellent customer service by offering professional, caring and timely service. They provide essential information to the public concerning City Codes and Ordinances, along with overseeing the process of platting, zoning, planned unit developments (PUDs), inspections, occupational licensing and public nuisances.
Community Development is comprised of four divisions; each of which has varying degrees of responsibility:
- Planning and Development
- Neighborhood Engagement and Inspections
- Community Permitting and Licensing
Neighborhood Engagement responds to complaints concerning alleged violations of the municipal code, including the nuisance, zoning and property maintenance codes.
A pre-development meeting, coordinated by the Plan Development Coordinator is required for all major developments and applications prior to submittal of any documents to the City of Broken Arrow.
Planning and Development reviews applications for land use, zoning, subdivision (plats), comprehensive plan amendments, special uses, variances, planned unit developments (PUD’s), site plans and site engineering. Planning and Development may provide information relative to adopted codes and ordinances on urban design, architecture, and landscaping.