Community Services 

336 Pacific Avenue
Shafter, CA 93263

661-746-5002

661-746-9125


The Community Services Department consists of:
  • Economic Development
  • Public Works
  • Planning
  • Engineering
  • Building
    Staff
    Name Title Email Phone
    Clausen, Wayne Planning Director 661-746-5002
    Forrest, Suzanne Senior Planner 661-746-5002
    Fidler, Dennis Building Official 661-746-5002
    Baca, Richard Building Inspector 661-746-5002
    Comstock, Jason Facilities Construction Specialist 661-746-5002
    Harmon, Kevin City Engineer 661-746-5002
    James, Michael Director of Public Works 661-746-5002
    Jones, Michael Public Works Inspector 661-746-5002
    Torres, Marcos Public Works Superintendent 661-746-5002
    Gonzalez, Alex Engineer I 661-746-5002
    Soto, Cristelo Engineering Technician 661-746-5002
    Dow, David Geographic Information Systems Coordinator 661-746-5002
    Marquez, Leticia Administrative Assistant 661-746-5002
    Covarrubias, Abbie Clerk Typist 661-746-5002
    Schultz, Chris Geographical Information Systems Specialist 661-746-5002
    Hitchcock, Ryan Building Inspector II 661-746-5002

    Building Inspection 

    336 Pacific Avenue
    Shafter, CA 93263

    661-746-5002

    661-746-9125

    Link: http://www.shafter.com

    The Building Department is responsible for Bulding Inspection, Building Permits, and Code Enforcement. Please visit their section for more information.

    Economic Development 

    336 Pacific Avenue
    Shafter, CA 93263

    661-746-5002

    661-746-9125


    The Economic Development Department is responsible for supporting the economic growth and vitality of Shafter. Please visit this section for more information.

    Engineering 

    336 Pacific Avenue
    Shafter, CA 93263

    661-746-5002

    661-746-9125


    The Engineering Department is responsible for the design, construction, and maintenance of public infrastructure including streets, sewer, water, and storm drain systems; approving construction of residential and commercial developments, and approving Parcel Maps, Tract Maps, Lots Line Adjustments, and Lot Mergers. Please visit their section for more information.

    Planning 

    336 Pacific Avenue
    Shafter, CA 93263

    661-746-5002

    661-746-9125


    The Planning Department is responsible for the General Plan, Zoning, and Land Subdivisions. Please visit this section for more information.

    Public Works 

    336 Pacific Avenue
    Shafter, CA 93263

    661-746-5002

    661-746-9125


    The Public Works Department is responsible for Public Water, Sewer, Streets, Parks, Refuse and Property Maintenance. Please visit this section for more information.