Growth Management


The Growth Management Department is comprised of three divisions including the Planning and Community Development Office, Building Safety Office and the Customer Service Center. Through these divisions, the Growth Management Department provides the following services:

  • Administering the following types of policies, programs and regulations to ensure the sound management of Bluffton’s growth while protecting the quality of life and economic vitality:
    • Community Development
    • Development
    • Historic Preservation
    • Transportation 
    • Zoning
  • Enforcing adopted building codes and technical standards to protect the health and safety of the community
  • Providing professional, friendly and efficient customer service to meet the needs and expectations of the Bluffton community