Planning and Zoning

Planning Division Duties

The Planning Division administers, prepares, and maintains the provisions of the City's Zoning Ordinance and General Plan.  The Zoning Ordinance assures orderly, attractive development while the General Plan sets a vision for future development in the City.  The division provides technical staff services to the Planning Commission and City Council.


Planning Division Goal

To preserve and enhance the City's physical, economic, and social environment through implementation of effective short and long-range planning principles.


Maps and Lists


 Application Guidelines and Procedures

Click on the type of application you are filing below to view the guidelines and procedures to filing.


Application and Permit Information

Whether you are looking to file an application for a tentative map, conditional use permit, or a wall sign, this section will provide the correct document.  Please feel free to contact the Planning Division with any and all questions pertaining to the applications below.


Development Project Map

This interactive map is a work in progress.  The intent of the map is to provide a visual search platform with links to approval documents for various projects throughout the City of Oakley.  We ask for your patience as the contents of this map are populated and updated from week to week.  If you do not see a specific project, please call the Planning Division at (925) 625-7000.

View City of Oakley Planning Projects Map in a larger map


Reference Documents

Our list of reference documents includes Oakley's Greenhouse Gas Inventories, the Parks Master Plan, Zoning Map, and several other documents and maps.  Check back often as many of the reference documents are updated as needed.


Oakley 2020 General Plan (Updated January 26, 2010)

Click here for a full pdf of the Oakley General Plan 2020


Parks Master Plan 2020

Parks Master Plan 2020 (full document)

Park Master Plan Existing Parks and Site Opportunity Map


Environmental Programs


Oakley's Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventories


Oakley Supports the East Bay Energy Watch (EBEW)

East Bay Energy Watch is a collaboration between Pacific Gas and Electric Company and local governments, non-profit and for-profit energy service providers in the East Bay dedicated to providing innovative energy efficiency solutions for residents and businesses in communities throughout Alameda and Contra Costa Counties.

Click the link to visit the EBEW website.




Phone: (925) 625-7000

Senior Planner Ken Strelo
Senior Planner Josh McMurray