Community Development & Planning

About Us

The Office of Community Development works with boards, commissions, and citizens to guide land use and future development in the City of Bristol. This office also administers state and federal funding for transportation planning and the Community Development Block Grant program.

This office provides staff support for the following entities:

  • City Council
  • Planning Commission
  • Board of Zoning Appeals
  • Metropolitan Planning Organization

City Zoning Ordinance Amendment - Effective January 1, 2021

  • For a copy of the full ordinance, click here.
  • For the amended zoning map, click here

FINAL Housing Needs Assessment

Historic District Preservation Awards

Nomination Application