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Development Services
Mark Teal, P.E./Development Services Director
Mark Teal, P.E./Development Services Director 
Contact: Mark Teal, P. E. - Director, Development Services, and County Engineer
First Floor, Douglas County Courthouse - 8700 Hospital Drive
Douglasville, Georgia 30134
Phone: 770.920.7243 - Fax: 678.715.5366

Development Services is responsible for directing the operations of the Planning and Zoning Department, Building and Occupational Tax Department, Codes Enforcement and Development Control. Included is the administration of these departments, maintenance of the county's comprehensive land use plan, subdivision and site plan review, code enforcement, short and long range planning, and demographic and statistical compilation, and professional engineering and supervisory work responsible for the proper planning, design and construction of infrastructure improvements as well as private development in Douglas County. Also included is the making of recommendations regarding the county's Unified Development Code; and providing staff support to the Planning and Zoning Board, Board of Commissioners and other boards, commissions, committees or task forces as needed; and the review and presentation of comprehensive analytical reports to the Planning and Zoning Board and Board of Commissioners.

2006 - Present
Development Services Director/County Engineer, Douglas County

2004 - 2006
County Engineer, Douglas County

1994 - 2004
Public Utilities Administrator/City Engineer/SPLOST Project Manager, City of Carrollton

1991 - 1994
1991 - 1992 Construction Inspector, Moreland Altobelli and Associates, 1992 - 1994 Project Manager, Ellard Contracting Co., Inc.

1998 - Professional Engineering License, 1991 - Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1986 - Bowdon High School
- Building Department

- Code Enforcement

- Development Control

- Occupational Tax

- Planning and Zoning

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