Planning and Development is responsible for the current and future land uses in all unincorporated areas of Scott County.
The County, through the adoption of a comprehensive development plan and enforcement of the county's zoning, building code, subdivision and floodplain development ordinances, is able to regulate all non-ag land uses in the unincorporated areas.
Through an intergovernmental 28E agreement the department also issues building permits for the Cities of Dixon, Donahue, LeClaire, McCausland, Panorama Park, and Riverdale.
7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday
Application deadline for Board of Adjustment meeting of Wednesday, July 24, 2019
The July 2019 Forum speaker will be Joe Jordan with the US Army Corps of Engineers.
Mr. Jordan has a Fisheries and Wildlife Biology degree from Iowa State University. His Corps of Engineer career began in the Oklahoma as a park ranger at Lake Texoma in 1985.
From 1990-1996, Mr. Jordan was a biologist in the Rock Island District preparing National Environmental Policy Act and Clean Water Act documentation.
From 1996-2006 he worked for the US Army as an environmental compliance specialist supporting over 60 army bases across the nation with their environmental compliance requirements. He is in his 35th year of government service as a senior biologist...
Scott County participates in local Regional Economic Development Organizations and Programs: