The City of Radford’s Planning and Zoning Department is dedicated to providing professional land use guidance as well as a high level of technical and customer service to achieve safe and healthy residential neighborhoods.

The department is responsible for the rules that regulate land use and development in Radford. Zoning regulations determine whether land can be used for residential, commercial, or industrial purposes and promotes the orderly, harmonious use of land and improved quality of life for Radford’s diverse community and future generations.

The Planning department encourages quality growth and development throughout the City and is involved with site plan and subdivision review, rezoning, code enforcement and historic preservation, as well as comprehensive planning.