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Building & Planning

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Planning Permits and Regulations
For information on the City's Zoning Ordinances and obtaining Land Use Permits, Development Plans, subdivision-related requests, and other entitlements.

Building and Safety Division
For information on obtaining Building Permits, Electrical Permits, Plumbing Permits, Mechanical Permits; handouts on construction details; and contacts to external agencies.