Community Development


The Community Development Department is responsible for:

  • Administering the City's zoning subdivision and site plan regulations
  • Collecting and analyzing census data
  • Coordinating growth management relating to annexations and development
  • Providing support to the Planning Commission, Preservation Commission, and Zoning Board of Appeals
  • Serving on a variety of local and state boards
  • Updating and implementing the Comprehensive Plan, Downtown Master Plan, and Bicycle Plan

Ameren Illinois - Carbondale Northeast Substation