Zoning provides detailed guidelines for development and lists approved land uses within a specific geographic area. The City of Industry uses zoning to implement the long term goals of the General Plan to ensure the growth, future development and overall success of the City. There are currently seven (7) different zoning designations within the City of Industry:
Industrial Zone Code "I"
Industrial/Commercial Overlay Zone Code "IC"
Commercial Zone Code "C"
Adult Business Commercial Overlay Zone Code "AB"
Automobile Zone Code "AZ"
Institutional Zone Code "INST"
Recreational & Open Space Zone Code "ROS"
The City of Industry Municipal Code is a set of laws and guidelines that contain City ordinances adopted by Industry's elected City Council. Any future changes, amendments or additions to the City's Municipal Code require City Council approval. The code is organized according to subject matter (title, chapter and section) and is regularly updated to reflect newly adopted ordinances. It is the Planning Department's responsibility to administer Title 17: Zoning, Title 16: Subdivisions and Sign Regulations found in the City of Industry's Municipal Code.
For additional information pertaining to City Council, public hearings and meetings please visit the Boards/Commissions section of the City website. The City of Industry Municipal Code is available online for your use. For further questions about the Code please contact the Planning Department.
The Housing Element is a document required by California State Law that establishes goals, policies and programs of housing for local governments. City of Industry was incorporated as a center for commerce therefore the Housing Element is organized to specifically address state law requirements.
The General Plan is a Planning Document that is used to illustrate the City's long term vision for growth and development. It is divided into seven (7) elements to assist the City with meeting the goals and policies of the City of Industry.
- Land Use
- Open Space
The General Plan's guiding vision is to remain an employment base and commercial business hub by maintaining an ideal setting for manufacturing, distribution and industrial facilities. The most recent update of the General Plan was in June of 2014. The Planning Department is able to support the General Plan by implementing the City of Industry Municipal Code and Zoning Guidelines.