Community Development

Community Development Department
300 First Street
Woodland, CA 95695
(530) 661-5820
Monday - Friday
8:00am to 4:00pm


Mission Statement

To preserve the past while shaping the future to provide a safe, healthy, and attractive environment for growth.

The Community Development Department is responsible for planning, redevelopment, housing, building inspection, engineering, development engineering and code compliance for the City of Woodland.  This includes administering the City's General Plan, Zoning Ordinance, and California Environmental Quality Act Guidelines; acting as support staff to the City Council, Board of Building Appeals, and Planning Commission on planning matters; and Traffic Safety Commission on traffic matters; administering the City's Building Code including the issuance of building permits and conducting inspections; issuance of business licenses; and ensuring compliance with City codes.