Director's Office

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Director’s Office includes a Management and Support unit that exists to provide centralized coordination of activities throughout the department.  The essential functions fall into three broad categories: customer service, technical services, and financial systems and controls.  ​

 Customer Service

  • Information source for Planning Department
  • Responsible for coordination of Planning’s on-line presence
  • Provides direct customer service to phone in and walk in customers
  • Coordinates media releases
  • Provides assistance with Census information
  • Assigns and issues street addresses
  • Intake and notification for Planning Commission, Wetlands Board and Chesapeake Bay Preservation Board

  Technical Services

  • Establishes Planning data in geographic information system
  • Coordinates development of citizen access, workflow management and automation of plan submittal and processing
  • Responsible for development of centralized database of official street addresses​

  Financial Systems and Controls

  • ​Source of fiscal management processes and procedures

  • Source of department specific budget, revenue and performance information​