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’s Historical Resources Commission is seeking nominations for its annual awards program for outstanding achievements in Historic Preservation.
03/18/2019 2:34 PM
Catholic Charities has opened a warming center in the St. Vincent's Dining Room at 325 Valley Road as of Monday, February 25, 2019 from 6 to 9 a.m.
02/25/2019 12:17 PM
The City of Reno has announced the hire of Arlo Stockham as the new Director of Community Development.
02/07/2019 4:48 PM
The City of Reno is partnering with OrgCode Consulting to release a Homelessness System of Care citizen survey to gain feedback directly from the public.
01/16/2019 11:57 AM
Several changes related to building and construction codes and the building permit valuation table occurred beginning with the new year.
01/04/2019 12:01 PM