Community Development

NOTICE:  RESIDENTIAL STREET SWEEPING WILL BEGIN ON THURSDAY, JUNE 25, 2020.  PLEASE ENSURE YOUR VEHICLES ARE NOT PARKED ON THE STREET THE DAY OF YOUR DESIGNATED STREET SWEEPING ROUTE, OTHERWISE YOU WILL BE SUBJECT TO A PARKING CITATION.  PLEASE CONTACT (805) 986-6552 WITH ANY QUESTIONS

Due to restrictions on dining at restaurants, the City of Port Hueneme has implemented a no-fee Special Use Permit process to allow restaurants to expand their outdoor dining options.  Please refer to the Temporary Outdoor Dining Special Use Permit application and regulations here 

The Community Development Department is responsible for planning and zoning, building & safety, economic development and business assistance, code compliance and parking enforcement. It is also responsible for affordable housing programs.

Counter 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:

  • Animal licenses
  • Beach/neighborhood parking passes
  • Bus passes
  • Garage sale permits
  • Vehicle releases

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. Staff works to ensure that new construction and additions to existing structures meet the policies and guidelines that have been established for public safety, zoning and development.

  1. Response to novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

    The County of Ventura is working closely with the California Department of Public Health, the CDC, the US Department of Health and Human Services and our local cities to help keep the community safe from novel coronavirus (COVID-19). VC Emergency info
  2. BEACH PARKING PASSES

    Beach parking passes are now available for purchase. Read on...
  3. CITY ANNOUNCES FILING PERIOD FOR CANDIDATES IN NOVEMBER 2020 ELECTION

    On November 3, 2020, Port Hueneme residents will have the opportunity to vote for two open Councilmember seats. Read on...