Community Development Department

Community Development Department

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For your safety and the safety of our staff, the Community Development Department Services Counter request that customers seeking Zoning, Permit Services, Property Specific information, contact us by phone at (707) 263-5615 x 204 or via email at:

The City of Lakeport Community Development Department is a consolidated department responsible for several functions, including, Planning, Building Inspection, Code Enforcement, Nuisance Abatement, Flood Area Administration, and Business Licensing.  In addition, the Community Development Department shares responsibility with other City departments in dealing with Economic Development, Park Planning, Utility and Infrastructure Planning, Sewer and Water Administration, and more.

The Community Development Department is located within Lakeport City Hall at the corner of Park and Second Streets in downtown Lakeport across from Library Park and the Carnegie Library. 

225 Park Street
Lakeport, CA  95453

Planning 707-263-5613 Ext.204 
Building Inspection 707-263-3056 Ext. 205

The Community Development Department is open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday except legal holidays.  Administrative staff, Building Official, Planning Services Manager and the City Engineer are available to answer questions at the counter and by phone or email during normal working hours.  However, there are times when CDD staff are not available or are out of the office, and it is recommended that you call to schedule an appointment during working hours.