Planning and Development

The Department of Planning and Development helps to maintain and enhance the City’s quality of life. The Department is responsible for citywide planning, coordination of economic development activities, and management of the City’s Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG).

For a list of important programs and projects the Department is working on click here.

Staff

Steve Neratko, Director of Planning and Development

Lacy Lawrence, Deputy Director of Planning and Development

Lauri Gawronski, CDBG Administrator/Grant Writer

News and Updates

Relevant Plans and Studies

Central Business District Development Plan (1996)

Waterfront Enhancement Plan (1992)

Walkability Survey Summary Report (2013)

Chautauqua 20/20 Comprehensive Plan (2011)

Chautauqua County Design Principles Guidebook (2009)

Chautauqua County Branding, Development, and Marketing Action Plan (2009)

Chadwick Bay Region Comprehensive Plan (1997)

Lake Erie Concord Grape Belt Heritage Area Management Plan (2010)