COVID-19: Procedural Changes
COVID-19: Procedural Changes
COVID-19: Procedural Changes
City of Lawndale
Community Development Department

14717 Burin Avenue
Lawndale, CA 90260

Phone: (310) 973-3230, Fax: (310) 970-2183

Office Hours: Monday through Thursday, 7:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Closed: Friday, Saturday, Sunday and on National Holiday's
General Number
Adrian Gutierrez
Administrative Assistant II
(310) 973-3230
agutierrez@lawndalecity.org
Planning Staff
Sean M. Moore, AICP
Director of Community Development
(310) 973-3230
smoore@lawndalecity.org
Jared Chavez
Senior Planner
(310) 973-3206
jchavez@lawndalecity.org
   
Rafael Garcia
Associate Planner
(310) 973-3240
rgarcia@lawndalecity.org
 
Building & Safety Staff
Esequiel Pimentel
Building Permit Technician
(310) 973-3206
epimentel@lawndalecity.org
Anand Kumar
Building Inspector
(310) 973-3237
akumar@dpw.lacounty.gov
Tim Chen*
Building Plan Check Engineer
Contact Esequiel Pimentel.
 

*The Building Plan Checker is only in the office Tuesday mornings until 12 pm.

Building Plan Check Hours

We are only accepting plan check submittals that are left at our drop-off bin at this time. Typical turnaround time for plan check reviews are 3 to 4 weeks minimum. The drop-off bin is located just outside the entrance of City Hall and is available Monday through Thursday, from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm.

Inspection Schedule

Building Inspections are done between the hours of 8:00 am to 11:00 am, Monday through Thursday. Inspection requests must be made at least 24-hours in advance.

Planning Inspections for fence, flatwork, shed's, or planning finals are only done on Thursdays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. Inspection request must be made at least 24-hours in advance.

The department's counter is currently closed to the public due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Applicaitons, plans, payments, and other documents are still being processed utilizing the following methods:

Payment Notice:
Cash, credit cards, debit cards, and card authorization forms are not accepted at this time.

We are only accpeting check's, cashier's check's, and money orders made payable to the City of Lawndale at this time.


1. Drop-Off Bin:

Patron's can leave their application, plans, payments and documents inside the drop-off bin located just outside the main entrance doors of City Hall. The bin is available during our normal business hours: Monday - Thursday, 7 am to 6 pm.

Do not drop-off any items outside of these hours!



2. Mail

Patron's can also mail-in their items. Please using the following address to send in your item:

City of Lawndale
Community Development Department
14717 Burin Avenue
Lawndale, CA 90260

3. E-Mail:
Patron's may submit their applications and plans by e-mail by sending them to the following e-mail addresses:

Note: Physical copies of plans are still required when submitting new or revised plans.

Adrian Gutierrez
Phone: (310) 973-3230
agutierrez@lawndalecity.org

Esequiel Pimentel
Phone: (310) 973-3236
epimentel@lawndalecity.org


4. Inspections:
To schedule an inspection, please call the following numbers:

Building: (310) 973-3236 or
Planning: (310) 973-3230

COVID-19: Procedural Changes
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