The Anoka Planning and Zoning Division is primarily responsible for the processing of planning and development applications that are submitted to the City. The process often requires interaction with external government agencies and consultants, involves conducting historical research, preparing in-depth staff reports and making informative presentations to the Planning Commission and City Council.
The department staff provides support to the:
- Anoka Enterprise Park Architectural Review Board
- City Council
- Heritage Preservation Commission
- Planning Commission
- Various task force groups that may be organized to develop and review special planning projects