Planning, Building and Environmental Services

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    Planning, Building and Environmental ServicesDavid Morrison - Director of Planning, Building and Environmental Services

    David Morrison
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    Review of Plansets
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    Vineyard Conservation
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    Building Construction
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Your Place for Planning, Building and Environmental Permits

 

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Building

Development Permit Review, Land Use & Zoning, Ordinance Updates, General Plan Implementation, Zoning Code Enforcement

Conservation

Agricultural Erosion Control Plan Processing, Conservation & Watershed Planning, GIS Analysis & Data, Maps & Graphics, Williamson Act Contracts, Mining Permitting & Inspection, General Plan Implementation, Conservation Regulations Enforcement

Engineering Services

Grading & Floodplain Management, Stormwater Pollution Prevention, Record Map Review,Lot Line Adjustments, Certificates of Compliance

Environmental Health

Consumer Protection, Land Use Development, Pollution Prevention

Planning

Development Permit Review, Land Use & Zoning, Ordinance Updates, General Plan Implementation, Zoning Code Enforcement

Parks & Open Space

Regional Parks & Open Space Management, Camping Permits

Wildlife Conservation Commission

Advises the Napa County Board of Supervisors on policy and funding regarding wildlife and their habitats.  

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Other Department Information

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Bare Hand Contact with Ready-to-Eat Food Code AB1225

Assembly bill 1252 added section 113961 to the California Retail Food Code (CalCode), which prohibits bare hand contact with ready-to-eat food, effective on January 1, 2014. No Bare Hand Contact is the practice of preventing direct contact with bare hands while handling ready-to-eat foods. Avoiding bare hand contact with foods that do not require further cooking provides an added protection against contamination with microbial or viral pathogens from the hands of food service employees.

Bare Hand Contact with Ready-to-Eat Food Assembly bill 1252
Bare Hand Contact with Ready-to-Eat Food Checklist

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Draft Final 2014 Housing Element Update

We are working to update the Housing Element of the County's General Plan and now have draft final documents. Public input and official review will continue to happen during spring and early summer.

HIA - Draft Final Housing Needs Assessment 3-24-14 for HCD Review
HIA - Draft Final Housing Policy Document 3-24-14 for HCD Review
Draft Housing Element Needs Assessment
Draft Housing Needs Policy Document

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Cottage Food Law

Effective Jan. 1, 2013, State law will allow private homes to be used to prepare and package food products for sale to consumers under certain conditions. To find out more, follow the link below!

Cottage Food

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Permit and Parcel Data Reports

We have a new way to quickly find your Permit information and your property information. Use these new widgets to quickly access Permit Hisoty and Parcel Data.

Permit Information Widget
Parcel Data Report

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New Permit Service Center

At the new Permit Service Center, customers one place to get answers to their questions about planning, building, environmental health, engineering and conservation (vineyard) issues, from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday. Building permit applications are accepted from 8:00 AM to 4:15 PM and the “SAME DAY” permit service for small building permits is available every Monday through Thursday from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM. Watch for more information and enhanced services at the new Permit Services Center throughout 2013.

More on the Permit Service Center

Credit Cards

PBES now accepts credit cards

Planning, Building & Environmental Services will now accept credit cards at our service desk for your convenience, including Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express. A convenience fee of 2.29% is required by our payment processing vendor, and will show as a separate charge on your credit card statement, in addition to the fees you are paying to Napa County.

Schedule of fees

Environmental House Planning

Current Project Information

Find documents and information about major projects, development applications, and other Department work programs.

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