Effective Immediately: Adams County will not accept any applications without proof of Water and Sewer. All checklist items must be provided at submittal prior to acceptance. Click here to view the submittal checklists.

Submittal Checklists

Building Safety Submittal Requirements

​Residential Guides

General Guides

Current Planning Application Packets

Current Planning administers land use reviews of applications such as site plans, subdivisions, rezoning, conditional use permits, special use permits and variances. Some of the applicable standards that are reviewed in this process include zoning, permitted uses, setbacks, height, landscaping, parking and signs.

Below are applications packets. Included in each packet is the case type checklist of items that are required for submittal, Guide to Development Applications Submittal, Development Application and any additional required documents specific to the case.

COVID-19 Neighborhood Meeting Guidance (.pdf)

Application Packets

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