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Community Development

The Community Development Department is located adjacent to the lobby of Loma Linda’s beautiful City Hall. The Department is comprised of the Planning Division and the Building and Safety Division. Staff members from the Planning Division and Building and Safety Division are available to take your questions at the counter, by telephone, or through e-mail.                

PLANNING DIVISION - Planners implement the Loma Linda Municipal Code and the City’s General Plan. This ensures that new development is attractive, compatible with its surroundings, and meets the standards of our community’s vision for the future.

For general inquiries, the Planning Department can be contacted via email at [email protected] or by phone at (909) 799-2895.

BUILDING AND SAFETY DIVISION – Building staff implements the Building Code and other applicable rules and guidelines. This ensures the proper construction of buildings within Loma Linda, protects the public’s health and safety, and protects and improves property values by enforcing standards for high-quality construction.

For general inquiries, the Building Department can be contacted via email at [email protected] or by phone at (909) 799-2836

Regular business hours are between 7:00 a.m and 5:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday. City Hall is not open on Friday.  Please note, Building and Safety Division staff is available at the public counter ONLY between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. Building permits are only issued during these hours. Inspection times may vary.

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** The Draft Housing Element for Loma Linda’s General Plan is now available for public review!  Click here to download the Draft.  The second Draft, that incorporates the state’s comments, will be presented at the following two meetings: 

  • Planning Commission Public Hearing - Wednesday, January 5, 2022, 7:00 p.m. inside the council chambers at city hall

  • City Council Public Hearing - Tuesday, February 8, 2022, 7:00 p.m. inside the council chambers at city hall

Join us at these meetings to learn more about the proposed Housing Element policies and programs to further housing needs and quality of life in Loma Linda.


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