Growth Management accepts land development and right-of-way permit applications. It routes and tracks plan reviews, collects fees, and issues permits. It processes and schedules applications for both the review and approval by appropriate boards. It reviews plans for residential and commercial development, as well as site plans, to ensure construction is according to what has been approved, as well as county, state, and federal regulations. Growth Management provides flood zone determinations for site plans and building permits according to FEMA regulations. It also oversees transportation access, and the impact of potential developments on the roadways within Flagler County.
Start to finish, projects go through the following divisions:
Planning and Zoning
Growth Management oversees the operation of advisory boards or committees including the Contractor Review Board, the Planning and Development Board, and the Technical Review Committee.