Alameda City Hall
2263 Santa Clara Avenue, Room 190
Alameda, CA 94501
Main Number (510) 747-6800
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, 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.
Permit Center Hours
The Permit Center is open Monday through Thursdays from 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Application submittals are accepted until 3:00 p.m. (a half hour before closing). Service between 3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m. is available by appointment only.
Primary Phone Numbers
Building/Permit Technician (510) 747-6800
Planning/Zoning/Design Review (510) 747-6805
Building Inspection Appointments (510) 747-6830 (7:30-8:30 a.m. ONLY)
Code Enforcement (510) 747-6818
Economic Development (510) 747-6890
Planning, Building, and Code Enforcement Fax (510) 865-4053
Economic Development Fax (510) 749-5808