The Town of Truckee Planning Division is responsible for advance planning, development review, public information, and Development Code compliance. The activity is part of the Community Development Department and is managed by the Community Development Director and Planning Manager. The Planning Division provides staff support to the Town Council (elected representatives) and the Planning Commission (appointed citizen planners). The Town Council provides overall policy direction, adopts ordinances and regulations, and acts as the hearing body for appeals of Planning Commission and staff decisions. The Planning Commission provides policy recommendations to the Town Council and functions as a hearing body for larger projects within the Town.

To apply for a land use permit: 
Application Forms

For information on current development projects: 
Growth and Development

For information on historic preservation programs: 
Historic Preservation

For copies of the General Plan, Development Code, Zoning Maps
and other planning documents:  Plans and Regulations 

For a list of Frequently Asked Questions: 

For a map of active CIPs and Major Development Projects:
Town of Truckee Capital Improvement Projects (CIPS) and Planning Application Submittals Map

Projects Map

The Planning Division is open Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The office is closed on all legal holidays.

To contact any staff member by phone or email, please visit the Planning Staff page or call the main Planning Division phone number at (530) 582-7820, extension 2. 

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