Contact Information

Matt Johnson, P.E.
Senior Development Engineer Phone: (530) 879-6910

Chris Duffey

Associate Engineer

Phone: (530) 879-6913


The City's Standard Improvement Plans & Specifications can be found in the Chico Municipal Code Title 18R.

Use the following links to access the most applicable guidelines to the City of Chico Construction and Land Development Regulations and Standards:

  • Title 16: Buildings & Construction

  • Title 16R: Building Standards

  • Title 18: Subdivisions

  • Title 18R: Design Criteria & Improvement Standards (includes City Standard Plans & Specification Details-updated February 2016)

  • Title 19: Land Use

Please click here to view the City Fee Schedules

In determining the development impact fees to be assessed and levied upon the owner of a residential or nonresidential property pursuant to the provisions of CMC 3.85 the following fee reductions shall apply:

Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Chico Amending Chapter 3.85 entitled "Development Impact Fees" of the Chico Municipal Code (effective 12/6/18)