Thornton's City Development Department is responsible for the planning and development of all Thornton's residential and commercial neighborhoods. For more information about the city of Thornton's Planning and Development services, go to the City Development page on the city of Thornton website.
Current Planning & Zoning: Information and services around current development, including annexation, zoning and rezoning, subdivision, etc.
Development Engineering: Information and services around plan reviews, inspections, and permitting for infrastructure.
Landscape Architecture: Landscaping requirements and helpful handouts to aid in construction projects.
Building Inspection: Information on licenses, permits, building guides, advisories, and more.
Long-Range Planning: Information and services around the city's long-range planning, including population and demographic information, Thornton Comprehensive Plan, North Washington Sub-Area Plan, Thornton Transportation Plan, Eastlake Transit Station Plan, and more.
GIS: Mapping information and data analysis involving the city's Geographic Information Systems (GIS) used to assist city staff in making informed decisions about our community.
Neighborhood Services: Information and services around homeownership, neighborhood preservation, neighborhood code issues, home repair, affordable housing, foreclosure assistance, and more.