City Hall Closed

City Hall is closed to the public at this time. Public counter services are still being provided remotely via phone, email, or videoconference.  Limited appointments are available for services that cannot be conducted remotely. Please visit the Virtual Counter for information on how to obtain building permits, schedule inspections, and submit planning project applications.

Residential Resale Reports Required

Residential Resale Reports are once again required. Please visit the Residential Resale Report page for more information.

COVID-19 Construction Guidelines

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the City has issued protocols applicable to construction sites, construction workers, and home repair businesses.  Download the COVID-19 Construction Guidelines


About Community Development

The Community Development Department's mission is to be stewards of the City's General Plan, and to assist the community with land development, housing, construction, code compliance, open space, and regional issues, all of which must be kept in balance with the City's environment and resources. Department responsibilities include:

  • Planning Division
  • Building Division
  • Permit Processing
  • Code Compliance
  • Affordable Housing
  • Open Space Acquisition & Management
  • Redevelopment Successor Agency


Community Development Block Grant  COVID-19 (CDBG-CV) – Public Service Application – Now Open

CDBG-CV Public Service Applications for activities related to prevent, prepare for, and respond to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to primarily benefit homeless and lower-income persons through social services activities related to COVID-19 in support of food, health, housing, and other coronavirus supportive care.

Applications will be due by December 3, 2020 at 5:00 PM by email only to: