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Information Bulletins

All new applications are required to be submitted electronically. DSD Information Bulletins and Forms are in the process of being updated as needed to reflect instructions for digital submittal processes.

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Information Bulletins provide information on fees, submittal requirements or procedures.


INFORMATION BULLETIN
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INFORMATION BULLETIN 140

How To Obtain a Permit to Build a Residential Addition / Remodel

Plan review and submittal requirements for additions and alterations to single family, duplex and townhome structures.

Revised June 2022


INFORMATION BULLETIN
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INFORMATION BULLETIN 242

How to Obtain a Permit to Legalize Unpermitted Accessory Dwelling Units

The purpose of this bulletin is to explain the intent of California Senate Bill 1226 and conditions by which it allows to legalize existing accessory dwelling units (ADUs) constructed without a building permit.

Revised July 2022


INFORMATION BULLETIN
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INFORMATION BULLETIN 177

How to Obtain a Public Right of Way Permit for Traffic Control

 

This information bulletin explains how to obtain a Traffic Control Permit.

Revised January 2024


INFORMATION BULLETIN
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INFORMATION BULLETIN 165

How to Obtain a Public Right-of-Way Permit for Standard Public Improvements

The procedures to obtain over-the-counter Public Right-of-Way Permits for minor improvements.

Revised February 2022


INFORMATION BULLETIN
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INFORMATION BULLETIN 533

How to Obtain a Temporary Use Permit

Information on what uses are allowed with a Temporary Use Permit

Revised September 2022


INFORMATION BULLETIN
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INFORMATION BULLETIN 718

How to Obtain a Traffic Control Permit for a Storage Container

This information bulletin explains how to obtain a Traffic Control Permit for a storage container.

Revised November 2023


INFORMATION BULLETIN
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INFORMATION BULLETIN 157

How to Obtain a Zone History Letter

This Information Bulletin is intended to provide direction for obtaining a Zone History Request.

Revised October 2007


INFORMATION BULLETIN
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INFORMATION BULLETIN 185

How to Obtain an Address/Address Change

How to assign a new address for new projects or to request a change to an existing address.

Revised March 2021


INFORMATION BULLETIN
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INFORMATION BULLETIN 590

How to Obtain an Occupant Load Sign

Procedure for obtaining an Occupant Load Sign for assembly spaces within existing buildings.

Revised October 2022


INFORMATION BULLETIN
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INFORMATION BULLETIN 180

How to Obtain Hydrant Flow Data

Hydrant flow data for the design of fire sprinkler or standpipe systems requiring hydraulic calculations.

Revised March 2022