Welcome to the Town of Yountville Planning and Building Department
Envision Yountville - Envision Yountville is an 18-month land use planning process to help us define our values and plan for our future needs.
The home of Envision Yountville is www.envisionyountville.com, which contains all of the information you might want. The site includes all the details on the exciting upcoming speaker series. We hope residents and business leaders turns up to learn more about the key issues facing Yountville and that we all share our vision and ideas. Topics will include Community Character, Agricultural Preservation, Mobility, Local Business Balance and more.
The site also includes databases of news, a calendar of upcoming events, a project library, and contact information for all of the key personnel tied to the project.
Development Map - For an interactive map of planned, approved, and completed development projects in Yountville, please see below or please click here to view fullscreen.
Mission Statement - The mission of the Planning and Building Department is to provide professional and equitable administration of the Town of Yountville's codes while fostering creative and diverse design and uses for an exceptional, safe, and livable built environment.
The Town of Yountville Planning and Building Department is responsible for providing planning, building, and code enforcement services. The Department’s goal is to administer and fulfill the objectives of the General Plan, implement the Zoning and Design Ordinance, provide applicants with efficient permit processing services, and provide citizens appropriate opportunities to participate in land use decisions.
Planning The main purpose of Planning is to analyze and process all development applications including environmental review. The process involves an assessment of a project for consistency and compliance with the Town’s General Plan, Zoning and Design Ordinance, and other Town regulations.
Building Building services include plan checking, building permit processing and issuance, and building inspections. These services are provided to the Town by Regional Government Services (RGS) on contract.
Engineering Engineering provides improvement plan checking, mapping, drainage improvement plan checking, grading inspections, and capital projects management.
Code Compliance The main objective of the Code Compliance program is to enforce the Town’s zoning laws and monitor and enforce compliance with use permits and sign permits.