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. 

 
Citizen Access Portal (C.A.P.)

New interactive technology tool that allows citizens and developers to access and apply for certain types of permits and plans online. 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...

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...

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

 
August - Drowning Impact Awareness Month (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)
August - Drowning Impact Awareness Month (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)

In this month's newsletter, we discuss Drowning Impact Awareness Month, our annual 'Splash Out Crime Night,' the #rd Annual 'Woof Splash,' "Rage in the Cage," and other happenings. Continued... 08/03/2015

Back to School Rodeo Set for 8 am to Noon Saturday, July 25

The City of Yuma and a variety of community sponsors will host the fourth annual Back to School Rodeo from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 25, at the Yuma Civic Center, located at 1440 W. Desert Hills Drive. Continued... 07/23/2015

Fire House Facts and Monsoon Awareness

From Sunday July 12, 2015 through Saturday July 18, 2015, the Yuma Fire Department responded to 211 emergency calls for service. Continued... 07/22/2015

City, Mexican Consulate to host Fiestas Patrias on Sept. 12

The City of Yuma and the Consulate of Mexico in Yuma will host a Fiestas Patrias celebration on Saturday, Sept.12, at Desert Sun Stadium. The free event invites all in the region to commemorate Mexico's declaration of independence from Spain. Continued... 07/21/2015

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Upcoming City Events

 
August 4 Twinkle Toes (Session III)

Young dancers will experiment and explore their movement and rhythm through music. A short recital will be presented for family and friends during the last class of each session. Simple costumes may be requested. No special shoes required. (08/04/2015 thru 09/08/2015) 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM More ...

8 Indoor Swap Meet (August)

This is your last chance to get a great deal this summer! 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM More ...

September 18 The ASA Men's 16" Class A National Championship Comes BACK to Yuma!

Over 30 teams from Nevada, New Mexico, California, Iowa, Illinois and Arizona (including Yuma) are expected to participate. (09/18/2015 thru 09/20/2015) 5:00 PM More ...

October 10 Household Hazardous Waste Collection

This collection event is the safest way to dispose of household hazardous waste products and takes place four times a year. 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM More ...

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