The Planning Department promotes the City's strategic growth and development by utilizing comprehensive planning and zoning in the community. The department collaborates with the City's Planning Commission and reviews land use applications for actions such as zoning changes, conditional use permits, business and residential developments, etc. The Department assists both government agencies and the public by providing policy analysis and technical assistance relating to housing, transportation, demography and general land use.
The City is committed in promoting economic development in the community. Funding and assistance is made available to investors and developers.
Planning Commission Members
Ross Daniels, Chairman
Georgina Camacho, Vice Chairman
John Britschgi, Planning Commission Member
Matt Turner, Planning Commission Member
Grecia Meza, Planning Commission Member
A courtesy public hearing will be held by the Holtville Planning Commission on March 20, 2017, 6:00 p.m. at the Holtville City Hall , 121 W. 5th Street. Read here the full news release.
This General Plan establishes a blueprint for stimulating new economic growth, revitalizing older areas, assuring public safety, finding new uses for underutilized land, and enhancing the amenities and cultural resources that define Holtville. By implementing the programs identified in this Plan, Holtville can achieve its vision for the future.
Holtville is a small community developed around Central Park with a wide roads formed in a grid system. This uniform street system plus flat terrain, generally mild, sunny climate, and low traffic volumes provide many opportunities for cycling. Click here for the City of Holtville Bicycle Master Plan.