Development Services

Zoning Administrator

Administrative hearings are conducted by the Zoning Administrator. Standards Variances, Coastal Permits, Minor Lot Line Adjustments, Legalization of Illegal Units, and Lot Mergers are processed through administrative hearings. Hearings are conducted twice each month.

Zoning Administrator Meetings

Pursuant to the State of California's latest Executive Order AB-361, Zoning Administrator hearings are held via teleconference. Please email any comments to, which will be forwarded to the Zoning Administrator. Comments submitted during the meeting will be forwarded and considered. Members of the public who have joined by web or by phone will have an opportunity to offer verbal public comment during the meeting.

To participate in these meetings virtually or by phone, please use the following options:

Join online
Join by phone: 213.338.8477
Meeting ID: 956 4505 5256
Password: 86368

Staff liaison: Alexis Oropeza, Current Planning Officer, 562.570.6413,