News & Announcements

Land Development Code Update
The city is updating its Land Development Code (LDC) which contains the rules for development and re-development within the city. The city has contracted with the consulting team, Clarion Associates, to overhaul the 20-year-old code. For more information, to submit comments, and sign up for updates, contact Mike Raber, senior planner, at or 928-204-7106, or visit the project website:
  • On Tuesday, March 20 the Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a work session at 3:30 p.m. and a regular meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall to continue reviewing the following:

Applications for Major Community Plan Amendments
The deadline to submit applications for Major Community Plan Amendments is April 16, 2018. A pre-application meeting is required by March 19, 2018. View the Public Notice and Application Information for details or contact Michael Raber, senior planner at 204-7106.


New Sign Code
City Council approved an updated Sign Ordinance (Article 11 of the Land Development Code) at a public hearing on September 26, 2017. For more information or questions contact Cari Meyer, senior planner, or (928) 203-5049.

Short-term and Vacation Rentals
Arizona law allows for homes to be used as vacation rentals (A.R.S. §9-500.39) effective January 1, 2017, which ended city prohibitions on short-term vacation rentals. For more information, go to the Vacation Rentals page.