Thursday May 25th, 2017

Development Services

The Development Services Department (overseen by a director supported by 0.5 administrative assistant) is organized into three divisions

  • Economic Development: coordinates City efforts to support and expand the local economy, including urging new businesses to located in Suisun City, working with existing businesses to be even more successful and working with regional partners.
  • Housing Authority: Housing Choice Vouchers, Section 8 Incoming, Housing Trust, Almond Gardens, staff for Bay Homes, prepares and administers grants,and provides assistance to manage housing assets of the former Redevelopment Agency (1 housing manager, 2 housing specialists)
  • Planning: current and advanced planning, grant preparation and management, environmental review, mitigation monitoring, and participation in regional planning activities (1 associate planner)

The Department receives policy direction from the City Council, the Planning Commission,  the Housing Authority Board, the Successor Agency and the Oversight Board