Carbon Fund Ordinance

Carbon Fund Ordinance

Carbon Fund for greenhouse gas emission reduction projects

Manabe Ow Specific Plan

Manabe Ow Specific Plan

Everything you want to know about the Manabe-Ow project and more is available after the link!

Does Your Home Need Repairs or Renovations?

Does Your Home Need Repairs or Renovations?

Is your home in need of repairs or renovations? The City's Community Development Department provides assistance to low-income homeowners! Read more for all the details...

Construction of Fed Ex

Construction of Fed Ex

Construction of FedEx is progressing well. Take a look at some great photos of the construction!

Welcome to the Community Development Department!

250 Main Street
Watsonville, CA 95076
831-768-3050

Monday – Friday  7:30am-4:00pm
  Wednesday 7:30am-11:00am   Over the Counter Permit Processing
Wednesday Appointment Only 1:00-5:00pm

The Community Development Department is responsible for the review of development and building activity to ensure compliance with zoning and building codes, General Plan policies, the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), and community values.  The department assists the community in establishing land use plans, affordable housing, and ensures the quality of new projects through the development review process.  The Department staffs the Planning Commission and the Minor Land Division Committee.

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