News & Announcements

Land Development Code Update
The city is updating its Land Development Code (LDC) which contains the rules for development and re-development within the city. The city has contracted with the consulting team, Clarion Associates, to overhaul the 20-year-old code. To find out more and submit your comments visit: or contact Mike Raber, senior planner, at or 928-204-7106.
  • The Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a work session to review the draft revised development standards on Thursday, November 30 at 3:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall. The draft will be available for public review on November 29.

New Sign Code
City Council approved an update to the Sign Ordinance (Article 11 of the Land Development Code) at a public hearing on September 26, 2017. The adopted code can be reviewed online: City Council Adopted Revised Sign Code. Go to Sign Code Update for more information or contact Cari Meyer, senior planner, with questions at or (928) 203-5049.

Short-term and Vacation Rentals
Arizona law allows for homes to be used as vacation rentals (A.R.S. §9-500.39) effective January 1, 2017, which ended city prohibitions on short-term vacation rentals. For more information, go to the Vacation Rentals page.