Updated November 14, 2012

Planning personnel conducts studies, analyzes data, writes reports, evaluates development proposals, recommends General Plan and Zoning Amendments and provides other similar land use control services. The City's Facade Improvement Program is also administered by the Planning Division.

Resident, homeowners, business owners, developers, contractors, etc. may obtain Zoning, Planning and Economic Development information by visiting or contacting City Hall. For more information related to Planning or Business License, please contact Jennifer (email) at (626) 285-2171.

The following materials are available for your convenience:

Zoning Summary (updated November 2011)
Zoning Map
Site Plan Review Application (new house, additions, fence, patio cover, windows, etc.)
Site Plan Review Submittal Requirements
Temple City Low Impact Development Manual

Certification of LID Design Form
Temple City Green Streets Manual
Planning and Building Process
Planning Fee Schedule (updated March 26, 2014)
Sign Permit Application (new sign, replacing a sign, banner, temporary sign, etc.)

Public Hearing:

Planning Application for a Public Hearing (Conditional Use Permit, Variance, Subdivision, etc.)
Public Hearing Process Brochure
Conditional Use Permit/Zone Variance Brochure
Owner Statement Online Form/Subdivision (required for some projects)
Environmental Information Form (required for some projects)

Facade Improvement Program:

For more information related to the Facade Improvement Program, contact Hesty (email) at (626) 285-2171.

Façade Improvement Brochure
Façade Improvement Application
Façade Improvement Guidelines


Various Los Angeles County Offices (some provide services to Temple City)
Downtown Specific Plan
(Las Tunas Drive)
Flag Lot Development Standards Brochure

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Fee Schedule

New Public Works Fees approved by the
City Council on
October 16, 2012

General Plan [PDF]

General Plan Technical Report [PDF]