Planning & Zoning Services
Planning & Zoning Services provides a wide variety of land use, zoning and planning services. We administer a number of County Ordinances and assist the public, developers, and consultants with general property inquiries regarding land use, zoning, land division, etc. Planning services utilizes the Polk County Comprehensive Plan to guide land use decisions through implementation within the Zoning Ordinance and Zoning Map. The Subdivision Ordinance for Unincorporated Polk County provides land division and development standards. Other services also include administration of the the Polk County Noise Ordinance, FEMA Floodplain administration, staffing for Planning and Zoning Commission, staffing for Board of Adjustment, and E911 Property addressing.