Development Services

If you are looking to create jobs, talk with us. We process Building Permits including Plan Review, Inspections and coordination with other agencies to issue Permits. We process Development Applications including environmental review, provide zoning information and support long-range planning through the County’s General Plan. Code Enforcement responds to Building, Land Use, Abandoned Vehicles, Noise, Nuisance Abatement and the County’s Restrictions on Cultivation of Medical Marijuana Ordinance complaints.

Airport Land Use Commission (ALUC)

The purpose of the Airport Land Use Commission (ALUC) is “to protect public health, safety, and welfare by ensuring the orderly expansion of airports and the adoption of land use measures that minimize the public’s exposure to excessive noise and safety hazards within areas around public airports to the extent that these areas are not already devoted to incompatible uses.” Commissions have been established for all counties with public use airports within the state of California. ALUCs are formed with the specific intent of implementing state law (Public Utilities Code) regarding airports and surrounding land use compatibility.

The Commission shall consist of seven members to be selected as follows: Two representatives of the cities appointed by the City Selection Committee, two members representing the County appointed by the Board of Supervisors, two members representing the airports within the county appointed by a selection committee comprised of the managers of all the public airports within the county, and one member representing the general public appointed by the other six members of the Commission.

The Airport Land Use Commission holds public meetings on the third Wednesday of the month, as needed, at 9:00 am in the Board of Supervisors Chambers. Please check below for meeting agendas/minutes.

For more information, please contact Senior Planner Mark Michelena at 530.522.3683 or


Table of Contents & Chapters 1-4

Chapter 5 - Chico Municipal

Chapter 6 - Oroville Municipal

Chapter 7 - Paradise

Chapter 8 - Ranchaero



Sherry Miller - Airport Managers (2020)
George Cawthra - Airport Managers (2020)
Gene Kemper - Chair - Member At Large (2020)
Jim Ledgerwood - Board of Supervisors Representative (2020)
Vacant - Board of Supervisors Representative
Michael Moran - Vice-Chair - City Selection Committee (2023)
David Pittman – City Selection Committee (2020)/Allen Simpson

Commissioner Recruitment - Information for prospective members of the Airport Land Use Commission. Airport Commission Application for Appointment

ALUC Meetings

Please select a link below to view the agenda from that meeting. Staff reports for agenda items may be viewed by selecting the appropriate link on the agenda.

 April 15, 2020
 March 18, 2020
 February 19, 2020
 January 15, 2020
December 18, 2019 
November 20, 2019 
October 16, 2019 
September 18, 2019
 August 21, 2019
 July 17, 2019
 June 19, 2019
 May 15, 2019
 April 19, 2019
 March 20, 2019
 February 20, 2019
January 16, 2019


Previous Years: | Current | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 |

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Development Services

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Development Services

7 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Office Hours
Mon - 8am to 4pm
Tues - 8am to 4pm
Wed - 8am to 3pm
Thur - 8am to 4pm
Fri - 8am to 4pm

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