Planning & Zoning


The Planning & Zoning Division works to provide an understanding of community issues.

We do this by: 
  • Assisting the public in finding solutions to property/land use issues
  • Coordinating and working with others to provide accurate information and technical assistance in a timely manner
  • Focusing efforts on a long-term commitment to economic viability, environmental integrity and quality development

Division Services

The Planning & Zoning Division is primarily responsible for the coordination of all long-range and current planning efforts for the City of Council Bluffs. As part of these coordination efforts, this Division reviews all land development proposals and implements several City adopted plans/ordinances including, but not limited to, the following: