Planning and Building Services


  • Developing, maintaining, and implementing the General Plan.
  • Reviewing development projects for consistency and compliance with the General Plan, Zoning Ordinance, Subdivision Ordinance, California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), and applicable building codes.
  • Developing planning policies and standards that promote a quality living and working environment throughout the city.
  • Supporting and providing technical planning assistance to the City Council, Planning Commission, Design Review Board, and the Historic Preservation Advisory Committee.
  • Assessing damage and expediting reconstruction throughout the city following catastrophic events such as an earthquakes, floods, or wildfires.
Building & Planning Counters will close the following dates for an EOC Training Exercises:
        - Tuesday, February 12, 2019, from 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
        - Thursday, February 28, 2019, from 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  1. Application Submittal Policy for Wireless Communications Facilities

    The City has issued a policy to fairly and efficiently manage the intake of all applications for wireless communications facilities. Read on...
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