The Planning Commission acts in an advisory capacity to the City Council in all matters pertaining to the physical development of the City. The Commission makes recommendations with respect to land subdivisions, zoning as prescribed by ordinance, and more. The Planning Commission consists of seven commissioners that are volunteers and are appointed by the City Council. To be eligible, you must be a registered voter and resident of Santa Clara, and may not hold any paid office in, or be employed by, the City of Santa Clara. For details call the City Clerk's office at (408) 615-2220. The Planning Commission may also be contacted by email at PlanningCommission@santaclaraca.gov.
Meets: Generally meets on the 2nd & 4th Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.
Place: City Hall - Council Chambers, 1500 Warburton Avenue
Staff Liaison: Kevin Riley, Director of Planning & Inspection: (408) 615-2450