Planning Commission Agendas & Minutes



City of Selma


Functional Responsibilities


Advance Planning

  • Responsible for the development maintenance and update of the General Plan.

  • Responsible for implementing state and local regulations, providing the general public with information and assistance regarding land use related issues and process entitlements.

Current Planning

  • Responsible for implementing state and local regulations, providing the general public with information and assistance regarding land use related issues and process entitlements.

  • Provides information to the public about planning services. Information typically provided includes property size and dimensions, general plan and zoning designations, future street locations, zoning regulations and procedures, distribution of departmental literature and documents.


Residential History

       Residential Building History (1980 - 2016)

       Residential/Commercial Valuation (1997 - 2016)

       Growth Percentage (1997 - 2007)

Current Residential Activity

       Current & Proposed Tract Development (Map)

  • Reviews development proposals for compliance with zoning regulations and conditions of development upon project approval.

  • Assists the public and development community in processing applications for the General Plan Amendment, Zone Change, Conditional Use Permit, Variances, Tentative Parcel Map, Tentative Tract Map, Annexation, Site Plan Review, Home Occupations Permits, Sign Reviews, as well as Landscape Reviews.

       Zoning Map

       Residential Development Standards

Land Use Control

  • Land Use control administers and implements the zoning ordinances, the Subdivision Map Act, California Environmental Quality Act and other state and federal regulations. 

Housing Programs

Entitlement Processing

  • The Planning Division administers the implementation of the Zoning Ordinance gives rise to eleven (11) principal activities:  Annexations, General Plan Amendments, Zone changes, Conditional Use Permits, Zone Variances, Precise Plans, Subdivisions, Site Plan Reviews, Home Occupations, Landscape and Sign Reviews.

Housing Element

   2023 Housing Element

Selma Grove

   FMND Selma Grove

V-5 Mini Storage Commercial Project

   Draft Final Mitigated Neg Def

   NOP Complete

   Traffic Study

Shockley Terrace Apartments

   Initial Study

   Staff Report


   Amberwood Final FEIR Complete

   Revised Specific Plan - September 2015

   Amberwood DEIR

   Amberwood NOC

   Amberwood Map

2035 Selma General Plan

   2035 General Plan Map - Revision 11/21/2019

   2035 General Plan Map - Revision 10/30/2019

   2035 General Plan Map with Parcels- Revision 10/30/2019

   2035 General Plan Map

   2035 General Plan Policies Statement

   2035 General Plan Documents

   2035 General Plan Manual

   City Council Report - Final EIR

   Selma General Plan Draft EIR

   Selma Active Transportation Plan

   2035 General Plan Initial Study & Notice of Preparation


   Appendix A - Selma GP IS-NOP & Comments

   Appendix B - URMEBIS Breakdown

   Appendix C - CNNDB Search

   Appendix D - CNPS Inventory Search

   Appendix E - USFWS Search

   Appendix F - Cultural Records Search

   Appendix G - CID Urban Impacts White Paper

   Appendix H - Groundwater Conditions

   Appendix I - Noise Report

   Appendix J - Traffic Impact Study

   Groundwater 2007-0055 Feb 2010

Selma Heritage Park

   DMND Selma Heritage Park Complete

Rockwell Pond Final EIR

   Rockwell Pond Final EIR

   Mitigated Monitoring Program

   Historical Evaluation

Rockwell Pond Commercial Project DEIR

   Notice of Determination

   Rockwell Pond Draft EIR

   Air Quality Impact Assessment - Nov 2007

   Archaeological Study

   Bio Study - June 2007

   Bio Study - October 2007

   Bio Study - May 2008

   Noise Impact Assessment

   TIS - Rockwell Pond

   Water Supply Assessment

   Wetland Issues and Areas

   Agency Letters

Selma Crossing Commercial Project

   Notice of Determination

   Selma Crossing Final EIR

   Selma Crossing Mitigating Monitoring

   Notice of Preparation

   Notice of Availability

   Draft EIR

   Draft Appendices

Feasibility Study

   SR 99 Mountain View and Mendocino Volume 1

   SR 99 Mountain View and Mendocino Volume 2

Planning Applications

   Selma Fee Waiver Application

   Planning Commission Appeal Form


   Development Impact Fee Study

   Development Impact Fees

   Master Facilities Plan

   Public Information Request Form

   Planning Application

   Home Occupation Permit

   Initial Study Environmental Assessment Application

   Project Review Application

   Sign and Banners

   Special Events Application

   Sound Permit Application

   Street Closure Regulations

   Street Closure Permit

   Indemnification Agreement

   Christmas Tree Sale Permit

Development Standards

   Commercial Standards Manual

   Northwest Specific Plan

   McCall Specific Plan

   Residential Standards Manual










Associate Planner


Kira Noguera




Sabino Cayetano


Building / Planning Tech


Robert Egan


Building Inspector


Javier Vidrio


Code Enforcement Officer


Juan Mendez


Code Enforcement Officer



TELEPHONE: (559) 891-2208 /  891-2209
FAX: (559) 896-1068




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