Community Development Department

The Community Development Department is committed to providing excellent services necessary for Douglasville to continue and progress as a thriving community in the Southeast. 

Mission Statement


In close partnership with our growing and diverse community, the Community Development Department
is committed to providing the highest quality of services to the City of Douglasville by: continuing to foster smart and innovative growth in the community; consistently engaging in various methods of public participation; providing excellent customer service; striving to increase stewardship through sound technical expertise; promoting Douglasville as the destination of excellence in the region; and fostering an engaging climate for residents, businesses, and working partners.

Services provided by the Community Development Department
include:

 
Building permitting 
Inspections
Planning and Zoning
Community and Downtown Development
Main Street
Conference Center
Tourism
Welcome Center/Convention and Visitor’s Bureau
  1. 2018 FTM

    Food Truck Mondays

    Come ready for a treat... Read on...
  2. Copy of ICE CREAM

    Main Street Douglasville Ice Cream Social is July 15th!

    Young and old agree it's even tastier when it's FREE... Read on...
  3. Tourism Hospitality Arts Day at Capitol

    Tourism, Hospitality & Arts Day at the Capitol

    We knew it was a lot, but WOW, a record!... Read on...
  4. DOUGLASVILLE_MPLAN_810x450

    Draft Douglasville Downtown Master Plan & 10 Year Strategic Plan

    What will downtown Douglasville look like in 2027?... Read on...
  5. Robinson-Segal Park ing

    PARK(ing) Day is September 15th!

    Celebrated around the globe... Read on...

Plan/Document Links


Zoning Code
Development Code
Douglasville Comprehensive Plan
Livable Centers Initiative Plan

The Community Development Department
is also responsible for a variety of special projects, including those related to: 
Cemeteries;
Filming;
Historic Preservation;
Transportation;
Economic Development;
Downtown Revitalization; and
Project-related grant writing and administration. 

 The staff of the Department also represents the City on a number of boards and commissions, including the: 
Cemeteries 
Downtown Development Authority 
Main Street Program