Community Development Department
The Community and Economic Development Department oversees and coordinates land use, zoning, planning, business licencing, economic development, and building construction within Syracuse City. The Department assist businesses, developers, and citizens through permits, licenses, and the development plan approval process. We are tasked with protecting the health safety and welfare of the community by enforcing the adopted general plan, building code, and land use ordinances.  We are committed to customer service and assisting the positive development of this community.

Public Notice - October 3, 2016

General Plan Map Open Amendment Period: In accordance with Syracuse City Code section 10.20.060.(D).(1).(b), the open amendment period of the General Plan Map shall only occur within odd-numbered years. This notice hereby declares that the open amendment period shall begin January 1, 2017 and close January 31, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.

Please contact Syracuse City Community Development by email at or by phone at 801-614-9631 with any questions.