Community Development


The City of Wasco’s Community Development Department provides planning, building inspection, and code compliance public services.


Our mission is to advocate for improving the overall quality of life within Wasco through ensuring compliance with the City’s development codes, and the wise use of human and natural resources. The Department must be mindful of the long-range consequences of our actions related to the physical development of the City. The Community Development Department promotes the inclusion of the public in all planning processes.


In addition to the Planning Commission, we oversee the following divisions:

  • Building Division
  • Code Compliance Division
  • Planning Division