Planning & Zoning


The City of Apache Junction Planning and Zoning Division works to create opportunities for economic and community development through effective planning for future growth, and by assisting the community in developing its goals, objectives and the vision of the City's General Plan.

The Division provides review of development proposals and zoning actions for consistency with the General Plan, it reviews and approves preliminary site plans for compliance with appropriate City Codes, and identifies and promotes City projects intended to increase the median standard of living and general quality of life for residents. Zoning information can be found on the Zoning Districts Viewer on the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Division webpage

Services include: land splits, subdivision and site reviews, rezonings, variances, signage, temporary and conditional use permits, letters of lawful nonconformity and property addressing. Planning Division functions also include support of the Apache Junction Planning and Zoning Commission and the Board of Adjustment as described in the City Code.