Community & Economic Development

CED BuildingThe Gainesville Community & Economic Development Department serves as a liaison between the public and city government, and is comprised of four separate divisions.


Code Enforcement Division

Code Enforcement's mission is to enforce the ordinances of the City of Gainesville fairly and equitably through administrative, inspection and regulatory procedures.

Housing and Neighborhood Development Division

The Housing and Neighborhood Development Division provides assistance through several programs.

Building Inspection Services Division

The primary mission of the Building Inspection Services Division is to protect the health, safety and welfare of the people by ensuring a safe building environment.

Planning Division

The Planning Division serves the community by assisting citizens with all aspects of land development, including GIS information, mapping, zoning, reviewing surveys and plans for new development.