The mission of the Community Development Department is to assist citizens to achieve their desired lifestyles by contributing to a better quality of life through community improvement. This is accomplished by integrating land use planning, transportation planning, affordable housing, and economic development to improve the built, economic, and social environment of our community.
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The Community Development Department conducts a variety of planning activities for the City and serves the function of central permitting agency for building and construction permits, business registrations and a host of other activities. Please use the left panel to access the information you need.
Visit the Current Topics for upcoming meetings, announcements, and documents under review.
Action Plan 2014 Draft for the City of Las Cruces.
Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) for Program Year 2012.