The Planning Division includes Current Planning and Advance Planning functions:
The Current Planning Division reviews proposed development applications to ensure compliance with the Zoning Code and related development standards. Current Planning staff work with applicants to process a variety of entitlements including conditional use permits, design reviews, sign permits, temporary use permits, and temporary sign permits. The Current Planning Division provides support to the Planning Commission.
The Advance Planning Division oversees a variety of activities including:
City Planning staff are available to answer questions from property owners, applicants, and other members of the community about land use and zoning requirements. Please call the Planner of the Day line at 714-573-3140 with any zoning-related questions.
The Planning Division Counter at (714) 573-3140 is open during normal office hours and a Planner is available to provide a variety of planning and zoning documents, applications, and forms.