Planning Department (310) 605-5532
Reviews development proposals for consistency with City plans, ordinances and design guidelines and facilitates the creation of a community vision and land use policies for the future growth of Compton.


To Ensure existing and future land use projects adhere to federal and state environmental Quality standards through the implementation of the General Plan, adopted codes to make this City healthy, safe, and a enjoyable place to live, work and conduct business.

Core Services

Implement the General Plan
▪Implement the Zoning Ordinance
▪Environmental Review
▪Entitlement Review
▪Provide the information to the elected officials and the Public