Review landscaping requirements

These design guidelines present information concerning:

  • requirements for residential, multi-family, commercial and industrial development;
  • slope protection and re-vegetation of disturbed hillside areas;
  • fire resistant, deer resistant and drought tolerant plant materials;
  • how to calculate water use to meet State water requirements;
  • front yard turf, plant and groundcover requirements;
  • street tree requirements.

The Landscape Design Checklist provides detailed information about the landscaping and submittal requirements. You may also want to review the Grading & Clearing Permit page on our website.

For more information, please call Planning at 510.583.4200 or visit our webpage.

Planning Division