The Planning Division is responsible for upholding the
community’s vision to preserve the fundamental qualities that make Danville an
exceptional place through the implementation of four basic principles:
1. Reinforce the small town character by
preserving the present
aesthetics and community scale.
2. Protect the quality of life within the
existing developed areas
of the community.
3. Couple orderly and appropriate growth with
the ability to
maintain high quality public facilities and services.
4. Protect the harmony between development and
environment by protecting natural resources and avoiding
development of hazardous areas
The Planning Division reviews and processes applications for
all development proposals to assure that development is in compliance with the
Town's General Plan, design and development standards, Town ordinances, California
Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), and all applicable State and Regional
regulations. This division offers a
responsive Code Enforcement program is to assist with maintaining and promoting
residents' quality of life. The Planning
staff also provides support to the Town Council, Planning Commission, Heritage Resource Commission, Design Review Board and Historic Design Review Committee.
Planning Division510 La Gonda WayDanville, CA 94526
T (925) 314-3310F (925) 838-0360
Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The Commission meets regularly on the second and fourth
Tuesday of every month at 7:30 p.m. in the Town Meeting Hall, 201 Front Street,
Heritage Resource Commission
The Commission meets regularly on the second Monday of every
month at 7:00 p.m. in the Town Meeting Hall, 201 Front Street, Danville.
Design Review Board
The Design Review Board holds two regularly scheduled public
meetings each month at 5:30 p.m. in the Danville Town Offices, 510 La Gonda
Historic Design Review Committee
HDRC holds public meetings on an as-needed basis in the Danville Town Office, 510 La Gonda Way.
The Town of Danville Municipal Code contains all Ordinances for the Town.
An electronic version of the Town of Danville Municipal Code is provided here
(this online service is not available for Macintosh users.)
Note: This code is current through Ordinance No. 2016-02, adopted 3-1-2016.