Planning Division

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Contact Information
450 Civic Center Plaza - 2nd Floor
Richmond, CA 94804
Directions to Richmond City Hall

General Information:        510-620-6706
Ayuda en Español:           510-620-6705
(Spanish Information) 

Permit Counter Hours:    Monday - Thursday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 12:30 pm       
Office Hours:                    
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

ATTENTION: The Planning Department counter will close at noon on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 for staff training, and re-open the morning of Wednesday, September 25, 2019.
We apologize for any inconvenience. Thank you!

Mission Statement
The Planning Division provides advice and technical expertise to assist public officials, public agencies, real estate professionals, business operators and residents in understanding key community issues and priorities related to land use. The Planning staff provides excellent customer service by creating public and private partnerships that foster economic vitality, environmental integrity and quality design for the City of Richmond (read more)...
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