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 of Yuma Road Report for October 16, 2014
City of Yuma Road Report for October 16, 2014

This week's update of road construction projects: Fall Fog Seal to start October 20; Catalina Drive Reconstruction; 16th Street, Sunridge Drive; 16th Street, eastbound approach to Pacific; 16th Street, eastbound approach to Avenue C; and more. Continued... 10/16/2014

Fire House Facts and Tips on Fire Safety

Fire House Facts for Sunday October 5, 2014 through Saturday October 11, 2014 and Tips on Fire Safety. Continued... 10/16/2014

5th Annual Scary & Safe Trick or Treat at the Yuma Territorial Prison
5th Annual Scary & Safe Trick or Treat at the Yuma Territorial Prison

The Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area, in cooperation with the Yuma Police Department, is pleased to announce the "Scary & Safe Trick or Treat" at the Yuma Territorial Prison on Halloween night from 5:30 to 8:00 pm. Continued... 10/14/2014

City Invites Youth to Share, Then Bury, a Vision of Yuma's Future
City Invites Youth to Share, Then Bury, a Vision of Yuma's Future

Yuma's Centennial year continues with its next planned event coming soon, but first our youngest residents are invited to both predict Yuma's future and check their predictions 50 years later. Continued... 10/13/2014

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Upcoming City Events

 
October 20 Little Steps Play Group (Session I)

Have fun and socialize with your tot in a weekly, structured class. (10/20/2014 thru 11/24/2014) 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM More ...

21 Sister City Visit: Boy's Choir

The 40 members strong Knabenchor (boys choir) from Yuma's sister city Frankfurt/ Oder 7:00 PM More ...

22 Adaptive Recreation: "Let's go to the movies!"

Circle of Friends is off to the movies! Enjoy the beautiful Historic Yuma Theatre as we watch a fun and family oriented PG movie. We will have popcorn and sodas, too! 4:00 PM More ...

23 Free Bicycle Safety Course

Bicycling is much more than balancing a two wheeled vehicle and making it go forward. Every bicycle rider must know the rules of the road, just as a licensed driver of an automobile should. 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM More ...

23 Forks Over Knives

Forks Over Knives documentary empowers people to live healthier lives by changing the way the world understands nutrition. 6:30 PM More ...

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