Community Development


The Community Development Department guides and facilitates development within the City of Irwindale. The department is responsible for planning, economic development and code enforcement activities within the city, and provides support to the City Council and Planning Commission.


  • Planning processes all development applications and oversees all design review approvals. It also drafts new city ordinances and preparing amendments to the Cities General Plan.
  • Code Enforcement oversight in nuisance abatement and code violation notifications and proceedings.
  • Business License  manages existing and new prospected business license tax revenue.  
  • Redevelopment contains the Oversight Board / Successor Agency.