The City of Mt. Shasta’s Planning Department is administered by the City Planner and the Planning Commission. The Planning Department has primary responsibility for zoning and land use permits as well as long-range planning and local administration of State environmental review laws. Environmental review responsibilities are principally defined by the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), which requires preparation of environmental impact determinations, environmental impact reports, and coordination with other local, State, and Federal agencies.
Current Planning Projects
Planning Department Activities
City of Mt. Shasta Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (LHMP)
The City of Mt. Shasta participates in the Siskiyou County Multi-Jurisdiction Plan. The current LHMP was adopted in 2020 by the City of Mt. Shasta City Council. The Plan is available in two downloads below:
2007 General Plan
The City of Mt. Shasta approved the current General Plan in 2007. The 2007 General Plan focused on meeting state mandates and addressing the City vision found in the General Plan Issues and Administration Chapter.
Juliana Lucchesi, City Planner
Phone: (530) 926-7517
305 N. Mt. Shasta Boulevard
Mt. Shasta, California 96067