Through operational excellence and attention to customer service, Planning &Development Services strives to balance community, economic, and environmental interests to ensure the highest quality of life for the citizens of San Diego County. PDS has six major divisions: Advance Planning, Building Services, Code Compliance, Land Development, Project Planning, and Support Services.
PDS has received numerous awards from external organizations including:
National Association of Counties (NACo) - Parcel Analysis Research Tool
American Planning Association, San Diego Chapter Public Outreach – Climate Action Plan
NACo Planning & Development Services - Document Library
NACo Planning & Development - Expedited Hiring Events
California State Association of Counties (CSAC) - Land Development Process Reorganization
Association of Environmental Planners, San Diego Chapter - Climate Action Plan