Development Services Department 
Directions

22112 El Paseo
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

949-635-1800, ext. 6701

Link: Development Services Department Page

Hours
Monday - Thursday
8 a.m. - Noon
1 - 4 p.m.

Friday
8 a.m. - Noon

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Kuta, Cheryl Director of Development Services 949-635-1816
Morales, Amy Administrative Assistant 949-635-1800, ext. 6701

Building & Safety Division 
Directions

22112 El Paseo
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

Link: Building and Safety Division Page

Phone: 949-635-1800
Phone: 949-635-1800, ext. 6100 (Inspection Requests)
Phone: 949-635-1800, ext. 6101 (Permit Technician)

Building Counter Hours
Monday - Thursday
8 a.m. - Noon
1 - 4 p.m.

Friday
8 a.m. - Noon

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Greci, Lisa Permit Technician 949-635-1800, ext. 6101
Melby, Paul Deputy Building Official 949-635-1822

Code Enforcement 
Directions

22112 El Paseo
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

949-635-1800, ext. 6703

Link: Code Enforcement Page

Hours
(Except Holidays)
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Cookston, Lisa Code Enforcement Officer 949-635-1800, ext. 6703

Economic Development 
Directions

22112 El Paseo
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

949-635-1800, ext. 6701

Link: Economic Development Office Page

Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.


GIS 
Directions

22112 El Paseo
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

949-635-1800

Link: GIS page

Hours
(Except Holidays)
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Housing 
Directions

22112 El Paseo
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

949-635-1800, ext. 6702

Link: Housing Page

Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Linares, Mike Housing Programs Coordinator 949-635-1800, ext. 6702

Planning Division 
Directions

22112 El Paseo
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

949-635-1800, ext. 6701

Link: Planning Division Page

Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - Noon

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Bingham, Derek Associate Planner 949-635-1800, ext. 6705
Starks, Wendy Principal Planner (949) 635-1800, ext. 6704