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At this time Community Development is limiting in person contact. Please email your request to or click here on this link for further instruction and information. 




The City of Tempe Community Development Department values and welcomes public input on Public Hearing items. If you wish to address a matter on the Board or Commission Agenda please read the Webex instructions to learn how to attend a City of Tempe Community Development Webex Event or click the button below.



The Community Development Department plans the long range future of Tempe land for transportation corridors, business districts and residential areas as well as administering permits and oversight of current construction and maintenance of private properties. Bringing together unique skill sets, the department focuses on sustainable development, preservation of life safety, private property maintenance, neighborhood engagement, urban open space planning, historic preservation and job attraction.

We are pleased to offer our citizens, businesses, and visitors access to government services online all the time,
including online payments and resid
ential permit applications.

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