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Annexation, Discontinuance & Land Planning

Community Infrastructure

Mediating Community Boundary Changes

The City Development Board reviews cities’ requests for boundary changes, approves and denies requests, and maintains records on city development actions.

The board also:

  • Addresses islands of unincorporated land and unincorporated secondary roads adjacent to city boundaries
  • Provides land use planning assistance for sustainable community growth

There are five types of processes to understand when considering an annexation (detailed information available in the resources section):

For more information, contact:

Matt Rasmussen