Jacob Garcia is an Assistant Planner with Good City. A majority of his time is currently spent in the Town of Atherton, providing Assistant Planner services. In this role, he provides front counter and telephone service to the public for current planning inquiries/assistance, reviews design and working drawings for zoning conformance, conducts site inspections, and prepares and presents staff reports before the Planning Commission. He also provides similar services for the Town of Portola Valley.
In Atherton, Jacob also assists with the management of sustainability programs and attends the Environmental Programs Committee meetings. Mr. Garcia conducts wet weather construction site inspections and corresponding stormwater reports.
Jacob has a B.S. in Environmental Science, Technology and Policy from California State University-Monterey Bay, and is currently pursuing a Master’s in Urban Planning from San Jose State University.