Planning

Responsibilities
Planning is responsible for the administration of the General Plan, Specific Plans, the Zoning Ordinance, compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), and assistance to the public and the development community in meeting development requirements.

The Planning Division consists of four full-time planners to assist you. For general planning questions, visit the public counter at 799 Moorpark Avenue, Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. 

To schedule an appointment contact the Community Development Administrative Assistant Joyce Figueroa at 805-517-6233.

Applications
For each application that is filed, a case planner is assigned. If you do not know who the case planner is for a particular application please consult the Permit Monitor listed on the Community Development Department status reports. Questions regarding an application should be addressed to the case planner. Email, as well as phone numbers, for each case planner are listed in the Community Development Department staff directory. For questions regarding your application / project, please contact the case planner either in person, or by phone, or email.