Public Development

The Mission of the Public Development Department is to provide an orderly process to guide growth and development in conformance with the policies, regulations and procedures adopted by the Board of Commissioners for the betterment of Jackson County.

The Public Development Director oversees the following divisions: 


​On October 2, 2017, the Jackson County Board of Commissioners voted to approve a new Unified Development Code (UDC). A formal resolution has been sent to MuniCode. For now, please reference Jackson County’s Unified Development Code here: