Advance Planning Responsibilities
  • Processing General Plan amendments
  • Monitoring growth management
  • Considering amendments to the County General Plan and keeping the Plan current
  • Developing specific plans to further goals of the General Plan
  • Implementing the General Plan by following through on implementation measures
  • Developing policy issues and preparing reports to assist in the evolution of the County policy

Current Planning Responsibilities
  • Amending ordinance code
  • Reviewing and preparing various types of applications
  • Executing development agreements
  • Implementing the County General Plan
  • Monitoring California Environmental Quality Act for County and State (lead agency)
  • Assisting in land use litigation