The Johnson County Planning Department is responsible for day-to-day operation of all planning-related activities. The Planning Department staff's responsibilities include the review of all development, subdivision, lot division, boundary adjustments and other land development plans submitted, and makes recommendations to the Johnson County Planning and Zoning Commission and the Board of County Commissioners. All plans are reviewed by staff for compliance with Wyoming Statutes, County Regulations and the Johnson County Comprehensive Land Use Plan. The staff also serves as advisors to the Johnson County Planning and Zoning Commission.
The Planning Department also prepares, maintains, modifies and administers various county regulations and other documents related to planning and zoning, performs work on special projects assigned by the Board of County Commissioners and answers all visitor, mail, telephone and email inquires.