Ruben M. Lopez, Economic Development Manager
The office of Zoning Administrator is established to perform certain duties hereinafter specified pursuant to the authority granted by the California Planning and Zoning Law. (See California Government Code Sections 65900 and 65901.)
The purposes of the office of Zoning Administrator are:
a. To provide efficient methods in the implementation of the General Plan, zoning, and other municipal ordinances to effectuate the desired development of the City and provide better service to the general public;
b. To provide a method by which minor adjustments from ordinance requirements may be permitted without the necessity of the delays incident to the setting of such matters for public hearing;
c. To relieve the Planning Commission from the performance of certain functions of a routine nature which tend to divert this body from the Planning and major zoning functions entrusted to the Commission by this Code and the laws of the State.
Staff Liaison: Community Development Department - (714) 562-3613