City of San Mateo Law Library
City of San Mateo Municipal Code.


There shall be three approval bodies for planning applications:

(a) Zoning Administrator. The Director of Community Development, or designee, shall be Zoning Administrator, and the Department of Community Development shall be the office of the Zoning Administrator. The Zoning Administrator shall possess the powers and duties as described in this chapter.

(b) Planning Commission. The Planning Commission shall be organized according to Section 2.24.010 and shall possess the powers and duties described in this Title in addition to those contained in Section 2.24.030.

(c) City Council. The City Council shall consider planning applications in the manner described in this Title.

(d) Each approval body shall adopt rules for holding meetings and conducting business. The rules adopted by the Zoning Administrator shall be subject to the approval of the Planning Commission.