Planning Commission

Liaison Agency

Planning and Building Agency

Meeting Date, Time and Place

2nd and 4th Mondays of each month, 5:30 pm
Santa Ana Council Chambers
22 Civic Center Plaza


Lead advisory body in the determination of what uses may be made of property in the city and what form and shape the community will take in the future; periodically reviews the City’s General Plan and evaluates individual proposals to make sure that they fit with the plan which the community has adopted; annually reviews the city’s capital improvement program solely for consistency wit the General Plan.

Advises the City Council on the adoption of zoning regulations, annexation issues, and property subdivision; considers applications for conditional use permits and variances and provides guidance on the interpretation of the Uniform Codes for building construction.


Total of 7 regular members.


  • Qualified elector of the City of Santa Ana
  • Can not be a treasurer of a Political Action Committee
  • Members prohibited from holding any paid office or employment in the city government