The Planning Division provides current and advanced planning needs. Current planning coordinates project review with other departments and public agencies as well as processes and makes recommendations to the Planning Commission and City Council on various discretionary applications including, but not limited to; General Plan amendments, Zone Changes, Tentative Maps, Development Plan Reviews for residential, commercial and industrial projects, Use Permits and Variances. In addition, current planning evaluates all development proposals for compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and City Environmental Guidelines. Advanced Planning provides long range land planning and zoning services, including the maintenance and updating of the City's General Plan.
The City Planning Division offers information about the following topics:
- General Plan
- Business licenses
- Pending Development Projects (PDF)
- Flood zone maps
- Subdivision Map Act
The Planning Division's Customer Service Counter is open Monday through Thursday, from 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM.