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. Chadrick Smalley
    Community Development Director
    1333 Park Ave.
    Emeryville, CA 94608

    Email Director
    Email Planning Division
    Email Building Division
    Email Economic Development Division

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

    Planning and Building Counter Hours

    Monday - Thursday
    9 a.m. - 12 noon Open for walk-in
    1 p.m. - 4 p.m. By appointment only
    The Planning and Building Counter will be closed on Fridays

    Office Hours
    9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM ( Closed for Lunch )