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Community Development

Updated January 30, 2013

Torrey Contreras
Community Development Director

The City’s Community Development Department includes the Advance Planning, Current Planning, Geographic Information System (GIS) and Redevelopment Teams. The Advance Planning Team is responsible for maintaining the City’s General Plan and Development Code. The Advance Planning Team also provides business relocation assistance and economic development guidance. The Current Planning Team administers the Cerritos Municipal Code as it relates to development plans, subdivisions, tract and parcel maps, zone changes, conditional use permits and variances. Current Planning Team members confer with and provide advice to architects, builders, contractors, engineers and the general public concerning the City’s development policies and standards. The GIS Team provides a high level of comprehensive GIS services to all City departments. The Redevelopment Team is the City’s liaison to the business community and administers the Business Retention and Expansion program.

Geographic Information System (GIS)

Advance Planning / Redevelopment Service Request Form

Building and Safety Information / Service Request Form

Current Planning Information / Service Request Form

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