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 MMichelena@buttecounty.net.

BUTTE COUNTY AIRPORT LAND USE COMPATIBILITY PLAN - Adopted November 15, 2017

Table of Contents & Chapters 1-4

Chapter 5 - Chico Municipal

Chapter 6 - Oroville Municipal 

Chapter 7 - Paradise

Chapter 8 - Ranchaero

Appendices


COMMISSIONERS (Terms End) / ALTERNATES

Sherry Miller - Airport Managers (2020)
George Cawthra - Airport Managers (2020)
Gene Kemper - Member At Large (2020)
Jim Ledgerwood - Board of Supervisors Representative (2020)
John Thorpe - Board of Supervisors Representative (2020)
Michael Moran - Vice-Chair - City Selection Committee (2019)
David Pittman – City Selection Committee (2020)/Allen Simpson

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

2018 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. 

Agendas 
June 20, 2018 
May 16, 2018
April 18, 2018
 
March 21, 2018
February 21, 2018
January 17, 2018 

Strikethrough = CANCELLED MEETING

Previous Years:  | Current | 20172016 | 20152014 |



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Oroville, CA 95965

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 What's New

May 9, 2018
The Butte County Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation (SALC) Strategy won an Award of Excellence and the Butte Utility-Scale Solar Guide won an Award of Merit from the 2018 American Planning Association Sacramento Valley Section Awards.

April 10, 2018
T-25 Workshop Tuesdays 3:30-5:00

April 4, 2018
Building Stakeholder Meeting

March 19, 2018
View Development Services 2017 Accomplishments...what a great year it was (except for all of the disasters)

March 16, 2018
New DDS Permitted Special Events webpage launched

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