Community Development

Department Overview

Carol Dick
Director of Community Development

8130 Allison Avenue
La Mesa, CA  91942

Ph: 619.667.1177 - Planning
Ph: 619.667.1176 - Building
Fax: 619.667.1380

Monday - Friday
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
City Calendar

The Community Development Department is responsible for land development programs and services to help create a safe, healthy and economically viable community.  These programs provide guidance for new development and property maintenance as well as a long-term vision for the City contained in the General Plan.

The services we provide are:

  • Building Permits
  • Plan Review
  • Code Inspection
  • Planning and Zoning Review
  • Code Enforcement
  • Environmental Review
  • Housing Programs
  • Redevelopment Activities
  • Farmers Market

Community Redevelopment
La Mesa Successor Agency (Former La Mesa Community Redevelopment Agency)