Community Development

Mission Statement

The Community Development Department promotes the community vision by providing a process for orderly growth and development while protecting local resources in order to enrich the quality of life in the City of McDonough.

We serve as a resource on zoning, subdivision of property, development regulation, code enforcement, demographic and economic trends to effectively and efficiently assist our citizens to build successful businesses and thriving communities.

Summary of Operations

The Community Development Department is responsible for working with the citizens inside the City limits of McDonough and the development community, Boards and Commissions, and the elected officials while managing current and long-range planning, code enforcement, economic development, business registration, and other activities in support of the Department's mission.