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.

2035 General Plan Map 

2035 General Plan Documents 


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 Manual 

Selma General Plan Final Document 

City Council Report - Final EIR 

Selma General Plan Draft EIR 

Selma Active Transportation Plan 


Selma 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 


Planning Applications


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 

Christmas Tree Sale Permit 


Development Standards

Commercial Standards Manual 

Northwest Specific Plan 

McCall Specific Plan 

Residential Standards Manual 











Associate Planner


Richard Walker




Sabino Cayetano


Building / Planning Tech


Dan Ruiz


Building Inspector


Javier Vidrio


Code Enforcement Officer



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




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