Advance Planning

Long range land planning and zoning administrator services.


  • Managing information about the City's population and housing growth
  • Providing inter-agency coordination of major development projects relative to transportation and air quality
  • Representing the City in regional planning activities undertaken by the Orange County Council of Governments and Southern California Association of Governments
  • Implementing and maintaining the General Plan
  • Drafting new or revised standards to address changes in State planning laws, new types of land uses that are not already addressed by the Municipal Code, or problematic land uses and development conditions in the community
  • Annexation coordination related to both the unincorporated islands as well as the City's 18,000 acre unincorporated sphere of influence

We also prepare environmental analysis and documents for the City's Capital Improvement Projects.