The Community Development Department is responsible for the physical development of the City. The six core service areas of the department include: housing and neighborhood development, planning, engineering, building and safety inspections, business licensing, and code enforcement.
Community Development Department Mission
The Community Development Department aims to improves people's lives through responsible planning, building, business inspections, and the promotion of a wide variety of housing types. The department strives to serve all of its customers in a prompt, efficient, and ethical manner.
Community Development News
The City of Reno is excited to unveil the first renovated home as part of the Neighborhood Renewal Program. A ribbon cutting will take place on Monday, October 9, 2017 at 10 a.m. at 1411 E. 10th St. in Reno.
10/06/2017 1:08 PM
Councilmember Oscar Delgado and City of Reno staff are hosting a community meeting to launch the Neighborhood Renewal Program on August 15, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. at the Second Baptist Church, located at 1265 Montello Street in Reno.
08/09/2017 1:21 PM
The City of Reno is exploring changes to the Reno Municipal Code (“RMC”) related to adult businesses and is beginning a period of public outreach to seek feedback on the proposed changes.
08/01/2017 4:31 PM
The City of Reno has released the first draft of its updated Master Plan. “We are excited to present this draft to the public, as it represents an important milestone in the Master Plan update process,” City Manager Sabra Newby said.
07/24/2017 11:58 AM
Meetings and Events
|BEFAC Meeting||10/24/2017 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM|
|Permanent Overflow Shelter Community Meeting||10/24/2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM|
|Planning Commission Meeting||11/01/2017 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM|
|Planning Commission Meeting||11/16/2017 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM|
|BEFAC Monthly Meeting||11/28/2017 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM|
|Planning Commission Meeting||12/07/2017 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM|
|Planning Commission Meeting||12/20/2017 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM|
|BEFAC Monthly meeting||12/26/2017 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM|
|Planning Commission Meeting||01/03/2018 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM|
|Planning Commission Meeting||01/17/2018 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM|
|BEFAC Monthly Meeting||01/23/2018 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM|
|Planning Commission Meeting||02/07/2018 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM|
|Planning Commission Meeting||02/21/2018 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM|