Community Development Board of Supervisors created the Community Development Department in 2002 in order to provide consolidation of several public services. The Department has 7 full time equivalent employees within 4 functional divisions, including:
  • Airport - Responsible for overseeing airport operations and development.
  • Building - Responsible for building permits, plan review and code enforcement.
  • Planning - Responsible for comprehensive land use planning, zoning and development plan approvals.

Department Goal

Our goal is to provide quality customer services to the citizens of the county in a courteous, friendly and efficient manner. We welcome your comments and suggestions on how we can serve you better. 

Santa Cruz County Comprehensive Plan 2016

Santa Cruz County Zoning and Development Code

A Family Destination Guide for Fun Activities and Community Service Involvement in Santa Cruz County

Request for comments: “Sonoita Business Area Plan