Community Development

This department provides services that support development activities in the city, including:

  • Administration and enforcement of the City's zoning ordinance
  • Issuance of land use and other building related permits
  • Planning and community services
  • Recreation and community programs including programming and management of sports, aquatic, golf, general recreational activities, and parks shelter reservations
  • Tourism services including promotion of local attractions, facilities, and activities
  • Hearst Center for the Arts including gallery exhibits and educational programming