Blueprint 2010-2011: The Los Angeles Planning Department Announces Major New Reorganization and New Staff Assignments
By Mitchell B. Menzer and Edgar Khalatian
The Los Angeles Department of City Planning recently announced a major reorganization to better align the departments resources for processing development applications and performing long-range community planning. Developed in response to significant budget cuts in the City of Los Angeles, the plan, entitled Blueprint 2010-11, Doing More With Less, seeks to create a more efficient planning process and improve service to developers and the public. As part of the implementation of Blueprint 2010-11, the Planning Department recently released its new organization chart.