The Planning and Community Development Department is a consolidated multi-jurisdictional and interdisciplinary agency serving the City of Sanford, Town of Broadway and Lee County. It is composed of a highly effective team of planning and technical professionals serving the current and long range needs of its communities. It is composed of the following divisions and offices:
The Neighborhood Development Division provides a wide range of community development, neighborhood revitalization and housing programs for Sanford, Broadway and Lee County
The Code Enforcement Division serves the minimum housing, zoning enforcement, and nuisance abatement needs of the City of Sanford.
Strategic Services is an affiliated division of Planning and Development, and a Lee County department. Strategic Services serves a number of roles including mapping and GIS (geographical information services), demographic and data management support, and real-time planning services including graphic design.