Welcome to the Community Development Department



Philip Lanzafame
Director of Community Development

Tel. (818) 548-2140
633 E. Broadway, Room 103
Glendale, CA 91206




Consistent with the community’s vision, the Glendale City Council consolidated all functions and disciplines related to the quality of the neighborhoods and future development under the Community Development Department. Through coordinated programs, streamlined procedures, and an internally consistent work program, this department is accountable for implementing the City’s development policies based on the community’s vision.

The Community Development Department consists of the following divisions (View our Organization Chart):

These divisions work in partnership to ensure that all development review is done in a predictable and consistent manner, and that the quality and character that Glendale residents expect from their wonderful neighborhoods is realized. Please feel free to look around our website and take full advantage of the slew of programs, events, meetings, and services provided by the Community Development Department.

Thank you for visiting.