Good City has a long track record of serving public and private sector clients. Our Northern California based history uniquely positions the company to provide technical services that are tailored to our local area. Good City services include:
Community Development Department Staffing: In-house Planning, Building, Engineering, Housing, Code Enforcement, and front counter staffing. Staffing can be provided on both a short and long-term basis.
Specialized Community Development Department Services: Site planning, project management (of long-planning range planning processes and development applications), staff report writing, design review, building permit review, Planning Commission facilitation, Code Enforcement Division Strategy documents, and other specialized project assistance.
Policy Planning: Creation and process facilitation of policy planning initiatives such as General Plans, Specific Plans, Master Plans, Downtown/Transit Corridor Plans, and Zoning Codes.
Policy Implementation: Implementation and tracking of Long-Range Planning documents, such as General Plans, Housing Elements, Downtown Plan and Specific Plans.
Permit Streamlining & Development Review: Review and make recommendations related to optimizing the project review processes, in order to work well for both the City and applicant, and in compliance with State legislation.
State Law Compliance (E.G. SB 35): Completion of required annual reports, “audits” of the zoning code to ensure SB35 compliance and broader updates and information related to State level housing law and how it affects local entities.
“Special Project” Assistance: Lead and manage special projects for Manager’s Offices, Public Works’ Department, transportation agencies, regional agencies, and other public sector entities.
Interim Executive Level Assignments: Provision of interim department head services, particularly related to Community Development Departments and Manager’s Offices.
Transportation Demand Management: Transportation-related strategy, policy planning, and monitoring services.