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

 
Fire House Facts & Fireworks Safety
Fire House Facts & Fireworks Safety

From Sunday June 21, 2015 through Saturday June 27, 2015, the Yuma Fire Department responded to 224 emergency calls for service. Continued... 07/02/2015

July - Summer of Fun! ... (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)
July - Summer of Fun! ... (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)

In this month's newsletter, we discuss a 30 year anniversary for Parks & Recreation month, the City of Yuma 4th of July All American BBQ & Fireworks Spectacular, a Summer Skate Park Championship, and other happenings. Continued... 07/02/2015

Fireworks Advisory

The law allows for the public to possess or use novelty/minor types fireworks, however many types of fireworks remain illegal in Arizona, specifically those designed to rise into the air and/or explode. Continued... 06/30/2015

City of Yuma Road Report for June 25, 2015
City of Yuma Road Report for June 25, 2015

This week's update of road construction projects: 24th Street, Avenues C to D; 24th Street, Camino Alameda; Madison Ave., 1st-3rd Streets; East Main Canal pathway, 16th to 24th streets; Catalina Drive, 30th Street to Country Club Drive; and more. Continued... 06/26/2015

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Upcoming City Events

 
July 4 4th of July All American BBQ & Fireworks Spectacular!

First annual City of Yuma All American BBQ & Fireworks Spectacular inside the beautiful Desert Sun Stadium/Ray Kroc Sports Complex! 4:00 PM More ...

6 Kids Kayak (Session II)

Explore parts of the river you've never seen before! (07/06/2015 thru 07/09/2015) 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM More ...

6 Yoga in the Park (Session IV)

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. (07/06/2015 thru 07/27/2015) 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM More ...

6 Duct Tape Dynasty

Don't buy those cool duct tape wallets - learn to make them yourself! (07/06/2015 thru 07/09/2015) 1:00 PM - 2:45 PM More ...

6 Summer Tiny Tots (Session III)

Give your toddlers something fun to do this sping! (07/06/2015 thru 07/16/2015) 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM More ...

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