The Huron County Planning and Development Department plays a central role in land use planning and community and economic development within the County. The Department provides planning and development services to the County and its nine member municipalities. The Department's mission is to plan with the community for a healthy, viable and sustainable future.
The Department is responsible for the County's Official Plan, which provides a broad planning framework to manage the future growth and change of the County. The plan is important to the health and prosperity of the County of Huron, guiding municipalities and residents on a variety of land use and development issues.
The Planning and Development Department provides professional advice and services in land use planning, community and economic development, tourism, and resource management. The Department is involved in many County-wide projects and initiatives including: