Community Development Department
Protects the public health and safety by regulating new building construction, inspecting existing buildings, and administering the California Fire Code.
Reviews and regulates all new development projects and assists the Planning Commission and the Board of Supervisors in the areas of comprehensive planning and community development.
Investigates complaints received from individual citizens, and neighborhood and community groups. Complaints investigated relate to building and land use regulations.
Assisting the Board of Supervisors and the Planning Commission to provide the means of attaining an environment that protects the health, safety and welfare of the citizens; make the most judicious use of the county's resources; reflect the public's values; and be consistent with the individual community's values.