The Planning Division is responsible for a number of aspects related to the development of the City of Arcadia, including:

  • Assisting property owners, architects and developers with their building projects and providing information and assistance with respect to zoning, development and use regulations.
  • Administering State and Local regulations governing planning and development practices.
  • Assisting the Fire, Police and Library Departments in their design efforts.
  • Working with the Planning Commission, the City Council, and citizens in establishing long-range objectives, goals and policies as they relate to development in the City of Arcadia.


Planning Services Applications and Permits

Zoning Regulations

Home Owners Associations

Protected Trees

FAR Calculator

Current Significant Projects


Pop-Up Business.  In the new Development Code, Planning Services is offering a new business opportunity through a new Temporary Use Permit process.  Are you interested in testing the business market in Arcadia before committing to a long-term lease? Do you have a seasonal business? Or do you want to expand your online business into a retail store? Then a Pop Up Business is the answer! Click on the flyer below to complete the Temporary Use Permit application for a Pop Up Business and turn your business dreams into a reality!

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