Planning and Development Services

Economic Development

About the Department

The Planning and Development Services Department’s purpose is to create an environment that fosters sustainable investment while preserving the public’s welfare and the environment.

Building Division


The Building Division is responsible for:
  • Reviewing building plans 
  • Issuing permits for and inspecting authorized work
  • Responding to complaints about potentially dangerous or nuisance buildings

Planning Division


The Planning Division has the primary function of implementing current and long-range planning, including the Vallejo General Plan. The Planning Division is also responsible for:
  • Implementing zoning ordinances
  • Reviewing the development of proposals
  • Processing application
  • Enforcing zoning ordinances
  • Providing public information
  • Conducting historic preservation