Planning Department

The Planning Department is responsible for developing long range plans for the growth of Clearlake and reviewing development proposals for consistency with those plans. It provides a wide range of development services to the community, including:

  • Applications for commercial signs
  • Lot mergers and lot line adjustments
  • Residential and commercial fences (Clarify)
  • Subdivisions
  • Use permits


Monday - Thursday

8:30 am - 10:30 am and 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Due to limited staff availability, we highly recommend you call ahead to assure a staff member will be available to assist you with your specific questions and/or about a proposed or current project we are processing. Appointments are available during counter hours upon request. To make an appointment, please call 707-994-8201 and press "0" when prompted.

Please note that the Planning/Building Department is experiencing a high volume of email inquiries and phone calls, response times may be delayed, but will be returned in the order received. 

  1. Mark Roberts

    Senior Planner

  2. Michael Taylor

    Assistant Planner
    Phone: 707-994-8201 x 103