Development Services


Long Beach Development Services delivers a wide variety of programs and services related to planning, building and safety, code enforcement, affordable housing, neighborhood improvement, and historic preservation to help create and maintain more safe, sustainable, and livable neighborhoods.

The department is committed to providing an exceptional customer experience for residents, property and business owners, builders, investors, and visitors alike. Our knowledgeable and friendly staff is ready to provide guidance and walk you through our many streamlined processes to ensure the success of your project.

We look forward to working with you — and helping transform Long Beach into a model urban community where all developments and projects, from high-rise buildings to street-side tree plantings, are modern, innovative, and thoughtful.

Please be aware of the notices on certain webpages regarding the new City Hall address where Development Services applications, forms, and other documents should be mailed or delivered.



Board of Examiners, Appeals, & Condemnation Meeting (BEAC)

Mon, Dec 16, 2019
411 W. Ocean Blvd., 4th Floor (Queen Mary Conference Room), Long Beach, CA 90802
1:30 PM
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The Long Beach Community Investment Company (LBCIC) Meeting

Wed, Dec 18, 2019
411 W. Ocean Blvd., 2nd Floor Conference Room (The Beach)
4:00 PM
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Planning Commission Meeting

Thu, Dec 19, 2019
411 W. Ocean Blvd., City Hall Civic Chamber
5:00 PM
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Ridgewood Triangle Neighborhood Tree Planting

Sat, Dec 21, 2019
4681 Goldfield Ave., Long Beach, CA 90807
9:00 AM
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Zoning Administrator Hearing

Mon, Dec 23, 2019
411 W. Ocean Blvd., 2nd Floor Conference Room (The Beach)
2:00 PM
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Community Events

From neighborhood cleanups to resource fairs, we have you covered! Be sure to join us for one of our next informational, family-friendly, and fun community events.
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