Department of Planning and Community Development
The staff is responsible for working with the citizens, businesses, developers, boards/commissions, and Elected Officials while managing urban planning and land development.
We are responsible for carrying out the vision and goals set by the Mayor and the Town Council in promoting sustainable and positive growth that will ensure the Town of Dumfries is a vibrant community for years to come.
The department works closely with developers to make sure projects meet the criteria and regulatory policies established by the Town Council.
We also provide planning services related to development, zoning, land use issues, and building code enforcement and inspections, including but not limited to:
- Zoning Changes
- Conditional Use Permits
- Site Plan (development) Reviews
- Variances and Exceptions
The Town of Dumfries does not discriminate - against religions or on the basis of sex, age, race, national origin, or a disability. If you believe that you have been discriminated against or that the Religious Land Use & Institutionalized Persons Act ("RLUIPA") has been violated, please complete the RLUIPA complaint form.Planning and Community Development