200 E. Santa Clara St.
Tower, 3rd Floor
San José, CA 95113
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COVID-19 PROCEDURE: The Permit Center is now closed to the public until further notice, but our staff are continuing services. We are working remotely to process your permits, take in plans, and conduct plan review in order to protect the health of customers and employees. Please view our Remote Procedures page for information and instructions.
At this time, our in-person assistance and Planning phone services are not available. Please connect with us in the following ways:
- For general planning/zoning questions or to submit a Planning application categorized for the 1st floor Planning counter, please email ZoningQuestions@sanjoseca.gov
- To submit a Planning application categorized for the 3rd floor Planning offices, please use the Planning Appointments tool, and a planner will reach out to you and provide instruction.
- For customers with questions on active projects, please email your project manager. Project managers are listed on active permits that can be found by address or Project Reference Number at www.sjpermits.org. All staff email addresses are firstname.lastname@example.org
Public Review Draft EIR for Avenues: The World Schools Project
The Public Review Draft Environmental Impact Report for the Avenues: The World Schools Project is available online. The public review period starts on March 27, 2020, and ends on May 10, 2020.
03/27/2020 8:07 AM
Public Review NOP: City National Civic Auditorium Loading Project
The Notice of Preparation (NOP) for the City National Civic Auditorium Loading Project is available online. The public review period will start on March 27th, 2020 and end on April 27th, 2020.
Public Review Draft MND: 1299 Piedmont Car Wash (PD18-005)
The Draft Mitigated Negative Declaration for the 1299 Piedmont Car Wash is available online. Public review period will start March 23, 2020 and end on April 13, 2020.
03/23/2020 8:00 AM