The Community Development Department is responsible for planning and zoning, economic development and business assistance, code compliance and parking enforcement. It is also responsible for affordable housing programs.
The Housing Authority provides quality affordable housing to eligible households in a professional, fiscally prudent manner and works with other agencies to assist these families with appropriate supportive services.
City Hall Reception/Counter Services is an integral aspect of Community Development's Administration. Staff provides bilingual City Hall reception, counter services, and issuance of miscellaneous documents including bus passes, animal licenses, garage sale permits, vehicle releases, and beach/neighborhood parking passes. The Division serves as the ex-officio member to the Port Hueneme Chamber of Commerce and acts as primary liaison with the commercial Harbor District.