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About the Department

The Community Development Department is committed to creating a safe, healthy, and prosperous Salinas through targeted revitalization and sustainable, well-designed land use and development. Department functions include planning, permitting, management of federal funding, housing production, code enforcement, and business development. There are six divisions in the Department:

  • Advanced Planning & Project Implementation
  • Code Enforcement
  • Current Planning
  • Economic Development
  • Housing & Community Development
  • Permit Services

Core Values

  • We believe in efficient customer service and citizen engagement
  • We believe that economic vitality is important to community development
  • We believe in integrity, mutual respect, courtesy and dignity
  • We believe in innovation and teamwork 

Department Head


Lisa Brinton

Contact Email:
Phone Number: 831-758-7387