Community Development

While City Hall is open to the public from 9am to 1pm Monday through Thursday, City Hall will continue to be open for business virtually via our "Zero Stop Shop". 

The Community Development Department is committed to maintaining continuity of City services, and will be offering select services online and by phone. Please see below for more details, or visit our Virtual City Services webpage.

In person meetings at City Hall may be scheduled when City Hall is open to the public. We encourage continued use of video/phone meetings.

Planning Division
We will continue to accept and encourage electronic submittals. If hard copies are required, these will only be accepted by mail and when City Hall is open to the public. We will be accepting electronic submittals at

If you have an existing application please continue to work with your planner via email.

For general information requests:
(951) 723-3741
Brandon Cleary -
Russell Brown -
Desiree Bowdan - 

For new submittals:
Please send all new applications to the email below.

Thank you for visiting the Community Development Department webpage. If you are not able to find the resources or information you need, please contact us via the contact information located on the right hand side of the screen.

Roles and Responsibilities

The role of the Community Development Department is to implement the City’s vision and goals for community development and land use as established in the General Plan and Development Code.

Responsibilities include a wide range of activities ranging from processing residential, commercial and industrial land use requests/applications, environmental review and long range planning of the community by way of preparing and updating the General Plan and Development Code.