Current and Advance Planning
The Planning Division’s responsibilities include customer service related to physical development; Planning Commission work program implementation; Zoning Code development and administration; General Plan formulation and implementation; implementation of California Environmental Quality Act mandates; compliance monitoring for regional, state, and federal laws; and, development review.

Each of the following resources help to guide the City’s Planning Division towards creating a better Los Alamitos. Please feel free to explore each document and don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions.

Zoning Map

2015 Planning Department Fee Schedule

2035 General Plan

Final Housing Element

Development Standards –  Los Alamitos Municipal Code (LAMC),  Title 17 “Zoning”

Los Alamitos Medical Center Development Standards

SCAG Compass Blueprint Project – Los Alamitos +Katella Commercial Corridors Plan



3311 Sausalito Street

Proposed Fifty Residential Condominium Project Documents




Median Island Concept Plan Draft Initial Study - Mitigated Negative Declaration Los Alamitos Blvd Median Project 12-3-16 Median Island Project Notice of Intent to Adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration Air Quality/Green House Gas Study Noise Assessment Traffic Impact Analysis TIA App A TIA App B TIA App C TIA App D TIA App E Appendix F is available at the Planning Department in City Hall
Each of the below links provide useful information.

Los Alamitos Street Names

The Ocean Begins at Your Front Door

Housing Assistance Links

Preparation for Rough Letter