The mission of the Community Development Department is to enhance the community’s safety, welfare, quality of life and economic opportunities by providing advanced planning, development review, permitting and inspection services, as well as administration of programs related to affordable housing.
How do I find general plan and zoning land use information?
General Plan and Zoning Code information may be obtained in any of the following ways:
Can I make an appointment with a Planner?
You may make an appointment with a Planner for a specific project by directly contacting a Planner or stopping by the Permit Center during counter hours. Permit Center counter hours are 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. (except the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month from 9:00 a.m. - 10: 30 a.m. when staff meetings are held and staff are not available).
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What is the zoning designation of my property?
Using the interactive
, along with the street address or Assessor's Parcel Number (APN), you can find the zoning and general plan information, along with contours, aerials, and other property-related information. Map Santa Clara More »
Director of Community DevelopmentAndrew Crabtree
Housing & Community Services
Phone: 408-615-2490 Office Hours
Monday - Friday
1500 Warburton Avenue
Santa Clara, CA 95050