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Planning Division

 As of July 20, 2020, new fees are in effect. For the most up to date fees for Planning Applications/Permits and Submittals, please contact the Planning Division at CityofSBPlanning@sbcity.org. 


Planning - This Division is responsible for leading and managing the long-term growth and development of the City. This is achieved through periodic updates of the City’s General Plan, special studies and the review of applications for development projects.  Staff also provides support to the Planning Commission, Development/Environmental Review Committee, and Historical Preservation Commission. The Division manages the environmental review process for public and private projects, prepares and administers specific plans, conducts studies related to land use and development and works with other agencies and the public on land use related projects.

General Plan

Housing Element

Interactive Zoning Map 

Development / Environmental Review Committee Agendas (DERC)

Planning Commission Agendas (PC)

Downtown Advisory Committee Agendas (DTAC)

General Plan Advisory Committee Agendas (GPAC)