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Kevin R. Hamblin AICP, Director

The Humboldt County Planning and Building Department is responsible for protecting public health, safety, and welfare. The Department achieves this through building permit review and inspections consistent with California model codes as well as planning and development review and approval consistent with the County's General Plan. The Department also provides administrative and development assistance services.

The Planning and Building Department includes the following divisions:

  • Advance Planning
  • Building Inspection
  • Central Administration
  • Current Planning
  • Development Assistance
  • Housing

 Location & Hours

  Planning and Building Department
  3015 H Street
  Eureka, CA 95501-4484

  Monday through Friday
  8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  (707) 445-7541 main
  (707) 268-3792 fax

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