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The Department of Planning and Building Permit Center is open by appointment only for limited building permit intake, correction returns/pick-up and to schedule virtual meetings. To submit electronic Building Permit or Land Use Permit Applications please visit  our website.

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Voluntary Mergers

What is the process?

Step 1: Submit Application

The applicant submits a complete Voluntary Merger Application Package and pays all applicable fees.

Step 2: Reach Decision

The Director of Planning & Building (or their designee) reviews the application and reaches a decision to either approve or deny the application. If approved, Department of Planning & Building staff prepare the voluntary merger document.

Step 3: Appeal Decision (Optional)

Any aggrieved person can appeal the Director's decision to the Board of Supervisors.

Step 4: Record Merger

Staff, acting on behalf of the Director of Planning & Building, records the voluntary merger document.

Who can use this service?

The owner of the subject property or any person who is given consent by the owner of the subject property may use this service.

Is there a charge for this service?

Please refer to the Department of Planning & Building Fee Schedule for application fees.

When and where is this service offered?

This service is available throughout the year during regular business hours except during scheduled holidays.

Frequently Asked Questions

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