Community Development


The Community Development Department has the primary responsibility for administering the laws, regulations, and requirements that pertain to the physical development of the city, and for overseeing the implementation of the City’s economic development, housing, and public arts programs.

Major Projects and Programs


Staff Directory


Contact members of the Community Development Departmrnt Staff

Contact Us

  1. Charles S. Bryant
    Community Development Director
    1333 Park Ave.
    Emeryville, CA 94608
    Email Director
    Email Planning Division
    Email Building Division
    Email Economic Developpment Division

    Planning Ph: 510-596-4362
    Building Ph: 510-596-4310

    Planning and Building Counter Hours

    Monday - Friday
    9 a.m. - 12 noon
    1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
    The Planning and Building Counter will be closed from 12pm - 1pm on Friday, December 13, 2019
    Office Hours
    9 a.m. - 5 p.m.