The Regional Service Commissions will provide land use planning services
to all Local Service Districts. This function includes the development
of rural plans, the administration and enforcement of the plans, the
issuance of building permits, conducting building inspections, and the
approval of subdivisions, etc. The Commissions will encourage Local
Service Districts to develop common integrated plans, where possible and
All Municipalities and Rural Communities will be able to obtain their local planning services from the Commissions.