Community Development

The Community Development Department helps guide the development process from start to finish, with the goal of protecting the health and safety of each resident within the City of Dickinson. Ensuring that Dickinson's unique character is protected while introducing quality new land development is the Community Development departments utmost priority. The department assists policy makers, property owners, developers, and citizens in regards to growth and new development, and preserving and improving existing developments.

Department Divisions

The Community Development Department is organized into 3 divisions:


Community Development is also responsible for maintaining all City Maps and updating the City's GIS system. To view the City of Dickinson's GIS system click here.


Community Development Department is responsible for handling any of the City's Annexation procedures. If you have any questions regarding pending or future annexations please contact the Community Development Director, Kola Olayiwola at 281-337-6286.