Planning & Economic Opportunity

Responsibilities

The Department of Planning and Economic Opportunity:

  • Provides technical planning support to the Board of County Commissioners, County Manager, and other County departments
  • Performs the daily operations associated with the implementation of the Land Development Code and Comprehensive Plan and are the point of entry for site plan review and other applications for development orders
  • Encourages the provision of capital infrastructure required to accommodate new growth
  • Liaisons with advisory boards, governmental agencies, and the private sector to position the County to capitalize on economic development opportunities in keeping with desired quality of life
  • Maintains a demographic profile of Nassau County
  • Provides information on the County's development standards and procedures to developers, investors, and the general public

Planning and Economic Opportunity Accomplishments and Goals

2015/2016 Accomplishments and 2016/2017 Goals