Community Development

Responsibilities

The Community Development Department (CDD) provides community planning, development review and inspection services for the residents of Napa and the development community, and facilitates the permitting process in a manner that is consistent with City, State and federal standards.

Mission

We deliver professional and responsive services to enhance the quality of life in our community.

Our Core Values

  • Cooperation - We are committed to teamwork where every employee is a valued member, and is treated with respect, encouraged to contribute, recognized, and rewarded for his/her efforts.
  • Integrity - We employ the highest ethical standards, demonstrating honesty and fairness in every action we take with the public and one another.
  • Knowledge - We are empowered to seek continuous improvement through lifelong learning, innovation and creativity to achieve performance excellence.
  • Responsibility - We take responsibility for our performance in all our actions.

General Plan & Zoning Ordinance

CDD also administers and maintains the General Plan and Zoning Ordinance, and prepares studies and documentation to address future planning needs.