Zoning Administrator

City of Concord Rules: The City of Concord has declared a local state of emergency due to COVID-19. Concord Zoning Administrator are essential events, therefore they have not been cancelled. However, pursuant to AB 361, the City is authorized to hold public meetings via teleconferencing and to make public meetings accessible telephonically or otherwise electronically to all members of the public, without making available any physical location for the public. Below is information on how to do that.

Below you will find information on how to watch the meetings and how to make public comment. Please email the Planning Division with any questions.

HOW TO SUBMIT PUBLIC COMMENTS

Written: All comments received before 8:00 am the day of the meeting will be posted on the City’s website as “Correspondence” under the relevant agenda item and provided to the Zoning Administrator at the meeting. Please email your comments to zapubliccomments@cityofconcord.org.

  • If you are commenting on a particular item on the agenda, please identify the agenda item number and letter.
  • If you are commenting on an item not listed on the agenda, please identify your comment as a General Public Comment.

TO PARTICIPATE IN PUBLIC COMMENT DURING THE MEETING

Staff Reads Your Comments Aloud During the Meeting: When the Zoning Administrator opens the public comment period for the relevant agenda item, please email your comments to zapubliccomments@cityofconcord.org.  Prominently write “Read Aloud at Meeting” at the top of the email and your comments will be read into the record (not to exceed three minutes at staff’s cadence). Comments received outside of the public comment period for the relevant item will not be read aloud but will be inserted into the meeting record.

OVERVIEW

  • Review of discretionary permits including Minor Exceptions, Variances, Minor Subdivisions, Findings of Public Convenience and Necessity, Minor Use Permits, and/or Hillside Development Use Permits. 
  • Review any matter referred to the Zoning Administrator for review.

REGULAR MEETINGS

  • 9:00 a.m.
  • Second and fourth Wednesday of the month

AGENDAS & MINUTES

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Zoning Administrator

The Zoning Administrator role is fulfilled by a staff member.

NamePositionDivision
Joan RyanPrincipal Planner
joan.ryan@cityofconcord.org
Planning