Applications & Permits

The Planning/Community Development Department assists the public by providing information on land use, zoning, and site development standards and processing applications for land use permits and subdivisions.

Short-Term Rentals

There are two types of Short-Term Rentals, also known as Vacation Rentals, that are allowed within the City.

  1. Hosted Vacation Rentals (PDF) are allowed within all commercial and residential zones upon approval of a planning application for a Plot Plan Review (PDF).
  2. Non-Hosted Vacation Rentals (PDF) are allowed within commercial zones upon approval of a planning application for a Conditional Use Permit (PDF).

Please contact a Planner at 707-894-1726 to find out what zone your property is located in, and to ask any other questions you may have about the short-term rental permitting process.

Forms & Fees

Requests for new development must submit a completed application as well as the applicable fee prior to commencing project review.

Submittal Requirements & Permit Procedures

In order to better assist the public, the Department has prepared the following permit procedures which outline the application submittal requirements and provide a general overview of the review process.