The Comprehensive Planning Section, along with other Collier County Divisions, Departments and Agencies, is responsible for the preparation and implementation of the Growth Management Plan, which is comprised of the following Elements and Sub-Elements: Capital Improvement Element (CIE), Transportation Element (TE), Public Facilities Element [Sanitary Sewer Sub-Element (SS), Potable Water Sub-Element (PW), Drainage Sub-Element, Solid Waste Sub-Element (SW), Natural Groundwater Aquifer Recharge Sub-Element (NGWAR)], Housing Element (HE), Recreation and Open Space Element (ROSE), Conservation and Coastal Element (CCME), Intergovernmental Coordination Element (ICE), Future Land Use Element (FLUE), the Golden Gate Area Master Plan (GGAMP), the Immokalee Area Master Plan (IAMP), Public Schools Facility Element (PSFE), and Economic Element (EE), of the Collier County Growth Management Plan which is the comprehensive long range plan required by the State of Florida. The Department also maintains and provides Population estimates.
Other Comprehensive Planning Section responsibilities are the processes associated to the Transfer of Development Rights Program, the Stewardship Sending Area Program (RLSA/SSA), Establishments or amendments of Community Development Districts, as well as providing Demographic and Economic information.
Below is the contact information for staff's direct numbers. If you need immediate assistance or to inquire if someone else could assist you with your question, please call 239-252-2400 for our Business Center. Comprehensive Planning Section Contact Information (Area code: 239):
|Michael Bosi, AICP||Zoning Services Director||252-6819|
|David Weeks, AICP||Growth Management Plan Mgr.||252-2306|
|Kris VanLengen, AICP||Planning Mgr., GMP Restudy (BIO)||252-7268|
|Anita Jenkins, AICP||Principal Planner, GMP Restudy (BIO)||252-6288|
|Corby Schmidt, AICP||Principal Planner, GMP||252-2944|
|Sue Faulkner||Principal Planner, GMP||252-5715|
|Marcia Kendall||Senior Planner, GMP||252-2387|