Community Development


The Community Development Department is primarily responsible for the implementation of the city’s Comprehensive Plan, plus the administration of the city’s building codes (building, electrical, plumbing, mechanical, etc.), the City’s Unified Development Code, and other ordinances, plans, and policies related to building and land use, which are adopted by the City Council.

Regional Planning

The department also administers HUD’s Community Development Block Grant Program for the city and provides administrative services to the Farmington Metropolitan Planning Organization, which is the regional transportation planning organization for the cities of Farmington, Aztec, Bloomfield, and for San Juan County.

Metropolitan Redevelopment Area (MRA) Plan Update

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Blue Zones Conceptual Plan

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