The Development Services Department (DSD) is responsible for implementing the land use goals, policies and regulations as established by the Murrieta City Council for both private and public development projects. To effectively carry out these responsibilities, DSD is comprised of the following four separate, but interrelated divisions. Feel free to select from the links to learn more about their respect roles and responsibilities.
Planning Implements and updates the City’s land development regulations through plan review and long range planning functions, respectively.
Economic Development Develops and implements a cohesive and untied approach to recruitment, attraction, and growth of business in the City.
Building & Safety Ensures new development meets state and local construction standards through plan check and building inspection.
Code Enforcement Ensures residents and businesses comply with the City’s various land use codes and nuisance regulations.