Alameda City Hall
2263 Santa Clara Avenue, Room 190
Alameda, CA 94501
Main Number 510-747-6850
The Community Development Department provides development review, community planning, neighborhood preservation, and economic development services. Customer service for the Community Development Department is provided in the Permit Center. The Permit Center provides all development related services in one location including building permits, building inspections, zoning clearance for new businesses, plan checking, and permit history records, and planning permits.
The Community Development Department and Permit Center are located on the first floor of City Hall, at 2263 Santa Clara Avenue, Room 190 Alameda, CA 94501. The Permit Center hours are Monday through Thursdays from 7:30 a.m. - 3:30p.m. Application submittals are accepted until 3:00 p.m. (a half-hour before closing). For more information, please call 510-747-6800.
Primary Phone Numbers
Planning & Building Main Line (510) 747-6850
Building/Permit Technician (510) 747-6800
Building Inspection Appointments (510) 747-6830 (7:30-8:30 a.m. ONLY)
Planning/Zoning/Design Review (510) 747-6805
Code Enforcement (510) 747-6817
Economic Development Main Line (510) 747-6890
Planning, Building, and Code Enforcement Fax (510) 865-4053
Economic Development Fax (510) 749-5808