The Planning Division is responsible for the community's current and future planning needs, consistent with the General Plan (the "constitution" for the City), Development Code, and policy direction of the City Council.
The Planning Division is responsible for long-range and current planning, housing programs, community services, and assisting with the Concord Reuse Project.
Review & Processing
The Planning Division is the central point for the review and processing of all development applications. In coordination with the other divisions within the Permit Center, the Planning Division processes ministerial permits (over-the-counter) and discretionary permits.