Development Review

Development Review 

Engineering review of private development includes the following activities:

  • Review of subdivision or final maps or parcel maps and improvement plans for conformance with the Subdivision Map Act and all applicable codes and City standards
  • Review of geotechnical studies
  • Review of hydrologic and hydraulic studies, calculations, and stormwater requirements
  • Review of joint utility trench plans
  • Review of trash enclosures and solid waste requirements
  • Preparation of conditions of approval
  • Review of signal, lighting, and landscaping construction plans
  • Review of traffic studies
  • Review of field conditions and changes
  • Review source controls for fire sprinkler test water
  • Lot line changes - Contact the Community Development Department, Planning Division, and complete the Planning Application to begin the application process for a Lot Line Adjustment
  • Construction inspections
  • Survey monument checks
  • Other activities as needed

Department Responsibilities

The Public Works Department is responsible for ensuring that the public improvements constructed as part of a private development project meet all City standards and conditions of approval prior to acceptance of the improvements. 

Contact Us

For questions regarding private development review, submittal requirements, standard details and specifications, or traffic studies and information, please contact the Engineering Division of Public Works at 925-833-6630.

Submittal Requirements - Forms and Checklists