Development Review Committee

The public is welcome to attend and participate in Town meetings.  Please access agendas and minutes, using the link on the lefthand side of this page.


General Information

The Development Review Comittee (DRC) consists of the following departments: Community Development (Planning and Building Divisions), Parks and Public Works, and Santa Clara county Fire. The Santa Clara county Environmental Health Department is also part of the DRC when certain matters require its input.

The DRC has the authority to approve certain applications pursuant to town code and/or standards. For those that require public hearings, public hearing notices are mailed pursuant to town code.

For more information, please call the Community Development Department at 408-354-6874.


The DRC meetings are held every Tuesday at 10 a.m. in the Town Council Chambers located in the lower level of Town Hall.

Applicants are sent a copy of the committee agenda with an approximate time the matter will be considered. These are public meetings. The applicant and/or his representative is required to be present and any other person is welcome.


Development Review Committee Decision Appeal Form (PDF)
If any applicant wishes to appeal an action or decision of the Development Review Committee, such appeal must be made in writing with the required fee, to the Community Development Department within 10 calendar days of the committee’s action or decision. The matter will then be set for hearing on the next available Planning Commission agenda.

Related Documents

Development Review Application Package (PDF)