To direct positive growth in a way that preserves, protects, and sustains the Village of Hatch’s history, culture, and traditions. To maintain the Village as a healthy, safe, and enjoyable place to live and work by ensuring that residential, commercial, and industrial development complies with Village ordinances, codes, and standards; and to strive to provide efficient and courteous service to the residents and community of Hatch.
Planning and Zoning Department is consisted of a volunteer committee responsible for providing support to the community by interpreting and implementing the General Plan, Zoning Ordinance, and Land Development Regulations and Standards as adopted by the Village Council. Every piece of land in the Village of Hatch is zoned. Zoning disposes what types of uses are allowable for that property and is based on what is proposed by the Village’s Master Plan. Through zoning, the Committee is able to serve the community by: