Development Regulations

Contact Planning

Planning Office
570 Pacific St
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 646-3885
Fax: (831) 646-3408

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mon. - Fri.
Closed: noon - 1 p.m.
Planners are available from
10 a.m.- noon & 1 to 3 p.m.

Elizabeth Caraker
Principal Planner

Christine Hopper
Senior Planner

Todd Bennett
Senior Associate Planner

Fernanda Roveri
Associate Planner

Jenny Leinen
Administrative Assistant II

Mary-Kathryn Salameh
Administrative Assistant II

Design Standards and Guidelines direct the City’s decision-making process and provide the public with the City’s expectations and policy to assist with project design. In general, standards are mandatory requirements while guidelines suggest certain directions. The following Standards and Guidelines were developed by staff, along with the Boards & Commissions.

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