Planning and Building Services

Responsibilities
  • Developing, maintaining, and implementing the General Plan.
  • Reviewing development projects for consistency and compliance with the General Plan, Zoning Ordinance, Subdivision Ordinance, California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), and applicable building codes.
  • Developing planning policies and standards that promote a quality living and working environment throughout the city.
  • Supporting and providing technical planning assistance to the City Council, Planning Commission, Design Review Board, and the Historic Preservation Advisory Committee.
  • Assessing damage and expediting reconstruction throughout the city following catastrophic events such as an earthquakes, floods, or wildfires.

  1. Point Molate Youth Summit

    Learn, Play and Lead the Future at the Point Molate YOUTH SUMMIT! Experience exciting tours of Richmond’s secret shoreline! Learn about YOUR Point Molate, think about the possibilities, share your vision for the future. Flyer
  2. Point Molate Community Visioning Workshop #2: Plan for the Future

    Join us for the 2nd Point Molate Community Visioning Workshop! Flyer
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