Planning And Development

Danielle Wooten, P&D Director

It is the mission of the Department of Planning and Development to support and guide the development of the City of Selma by using effective measures of strategic planning to bring the short term and long term vision of the elected officials and citizens to a reality.

Our Goal

The goal of the Department of Planning and Development is to impact the quality of life of all the citizens of Selma through identifying and supporting economic development ventures, promoting sustainable neighborhoods, facilitating an environment that supports life learning opportunities, and ensuring the availability of open space for recreational, cultural, and family activities.


The City of Selma is pleased to provide the opportunity to contribute to the development and enjoyment of Riverfront Park. There are a number of unique opportunities to honor loved ones, celebrate a special occasion, or otherwise invest by supporting the purchase of park furnishings and amenities..

Please read more about our Named Donor Opportunities

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