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The City's Community Development Department assists development project applicants through the permitting and approvals process and posts key project information of public interest (e.g. public hearings, environmental impact reports, plans, studies and other key documentation).

Current development projects include:

Strand and Pier Hotel Project

Strand and Pier Hotel rendering

Strand and Pier Hotel Draft Environmental Impact Report - Released August 16, 2018

Archived Development Project Documents

Recent significant approved development projects include:

  • Lazy Acres Supermarket - 2510 Pacific Coast Highway - 2017-2018 
  • Skechers Design Center and Executive Offices 2851, 2901, 3001 & 3125 Pacific Coast Highway - 2015-2018
  • Transpacific Submarine Fiber Optic Cable Systems - 2016-2017

...see archived development project documents