Department Overview

The Planning Department exists to provide good planning techniques and practices in promoting quality development through proper zoning and land use laws, general plan updates, and effective building standards.

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  • Maintain and update the Delano general plan
  • Administer the Delano zoning ordinance
  • Process amendments in response to community need
  • Provide assistance to the public in processing development plans
  • Advise applicants of code requirements
  • Keep the public up to date on the annexation status