Planning Department

The Planning and Development Services Department’s mission is to foster a dynamic, attractive and economically healthy city that is safe, diverse and livable for all. The Planning Division works to: Increase community livability and quality of life through the Comprehensive Plan and Land Development Regulations

- Increase community livability and quality of life through the Comprehensive Plan and Land Development Regulations
- Encourage development that incorporates quality urban design and protection of historic and natural resources
- Foster community dialogue and understanding of planning issues
- Ensure that development standards of the community are met with each development
- Collaborate with other agencies on planning issues

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Planning Department

Department Head:
Andrew Persons (interim)
Contact:
Phone: 352-334-5023
Fax: 352-334-3259
COGPlanning@cityofgainesville.org
Address:
P.O. Box 490
Station 12
32627-0490
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