It's About Community

The Community Development Department is committed to enriching the quality of life in our community. The department is comprised of two divisions and five sections. The Community Planning Division includes the Long Range Planning section and the Current Planning/Case Review section. The Building Safety Division includes the Plan Review/Building Permit section, the Inspection section and the Code Enforcement section. 

 
Yuma North End 16th Street & 4th Avenue Redevelopment Area
Yuma North End 16th Street & 4th Avenue Redevelopment Area

The City is considering creating a redevelopment area to promote new public and private investment. Continued...

2012 General Plan
2012 General Plan

The General Plan is a policy document and guide to where Yuma wants to be in the future and provides comprehensive direction for the growth and development of the City of Yuma. Continued...

Ordinance O2011-06 Zoning Code Text Amendment: Medical Marijuana
Ordinance O2011-06 Zoning Code Text Amendment: Medical Marijuana

The adopted ordinance that addresses zoning regulations for registered non-profit medical marijuana dispensaries, as a result of the approval of State Proposition 203 in the November 2010 General Election. Effective April 1, 2011 Continued...

Can They Do That?
Can They Do That?

Are you concerned with unusual things you've seen around your neighborhood? Continued...

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Recent News

 
City Expands Hours Of Dog Park

In response to popular demand, the City of Yuma has expanded hours of operation for its only off-leash park for dogs. Tuesday closures lifted by 3 p.m. Continued... 11/19/2014

City Hall Closed Thanksgiving and Following Friday; Pickups Altered

Residential curbside recycling collection for some homes inside the Yuma city limits will change the week beginning Nov. 24 due to the holiday. Continued... 11/19/2014

Yuma's Riverfront Earns Prestigious Award

Once overgrown with invasive, non-native species and even a dump, Yuma's riverfront has transformed into a network of parks, trails, beaches and wildlife-friendly open spaces. Continued... 11/17/2014

Kayla Holiman Selected as Fire Marshal
Kayla Holiman Selected as Fire Marshal

Kayla has served as Interim Fire Marshal since May of this year following the retirement of Kent Thompson. Kayla is also the City of Yuma's first female Fire Marshal. Continued... 11/14/2014

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Upcoming City Events

 
November 27 11th Annual North End Thanksgiving Feast

There is no cost to enjoy a traditional turkey dinner with all the trimmings plus dessert. All children age 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult. 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM More ...

29 Frozen Fun for Youth

Do you like the movie Frozen? Come sing the songs, and make crafts inspired by the characters! 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM More ...

29 Ken & Betty Borland's Holiday Pageant & Tower Lighting

Each year on the Saturday following Thanksgiving, the Caballeros de Yuma usher in the holiday season with a pageant at Desert Stadium that culminates with the lighting of the Yuma Friendship Tower. 6:30 PM More ...

December 1 Yoga in the Park (Session II)

Are you interested in learning yoga? Join us for our Yoga in the Park as you learn how to combine physical posture, breathing exercises, relaxation, and meditation. (12/01/2014 thru 12/22/2014) 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM More ...

1 Tiny Tots Christmas Mini Session

Give your toddlers something fun to do this winter! (12/01/2014 thru 12/18/2014) 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM More ...

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