Land Use

With the reopening of City Hall, Building Division is accepting appointments for in-person intake review and submittal of building permit applications.

A link is now available on the Building Permits webpage to schedule in-person appointments to apply for permit types previously accepted by email, and to schedule meetings with Building Division Staff as needed.  Submittal of building permit applications by email is currently discontinued except for use under special circumstances and as pre-arraigned with the Building Division Manager.

All in-person appointments for other Land Use activities not under the purview of Building Division should be scheduled directly with the appropriate Land Use Staff by email.

"Walk-ins" are currently still conducted virtually

“Virtual” walk-ins (Phone, Email, WebEx) will be available during usual walk-in hours.

Schedule Mon: 1-5pm, Wed: 1-5, Fri: 8-12pm

For Zoning walk-in questions please contact Current Planning Division:

  • Mondays: Donna Wynant (505-955-6325) and Lani McCulley (505-955-6124)
  • Wednesdays: Lee Logston (505-955-6136) and Daniel Alvarado (505-955-6670)
  • Fridays: Dan Esquibel (505-955-6587) and John Neunuebel (505-955-6656)

For other Current Planning issues please call Noah Berke at 505-955-6647.

For Historic Preservation "walk-in" questions please contact Historic Preservation Division:

  • Marisa Sargent (505-955-6661)
  • Daniel Schwab (505-955-6660)
  • Angela Bordegaray (505-955-6127)

If a “virtual walk-in” question cannot be answered over the phone, staff will schedule a follow up meeting within three business days of the original call. The web chat is useful for viewing documents and does not require the use of webcam. A link to the meeting will be sent to the customer via email.


The mission of the Land Use Department is to address the land use needs of our citizens by providing enforcement, information, participation and assistance related to the City's Land Development Code and Land Use Department policies while providing the highest possible levels of customer service.


Santa Fe City Hall
200 Lincoln Ave., 1st Floor
Santa Fe, NM 87501

Monday - Friday
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Closed from M-F 12pm-1pm, Saturday, Sunday & most Federal holidays

City of Santa Fe
Land Use Department
P. O. Box 909
Santa Fe, NM 87504-0909


Interim Planning & Land Use Director
[bot protected email address] (505) 955-6729

Inspections & Enforcement Division Manager, CBO
[bot protected email address] (505) 955-6503

Building Division Manager
[bot protected email address] (505) 955-6133

CIty Engineer, Engineering Division Manager
[bot protected email address] (505) 955-6641

Planning Manager
[bot protected email address] (505) 955-6647

Historic Preservation Division Manager
[bot protected email address] (505) 955-6577

Metropolitan Planning Organization
[bot protected email address] (505) 955-6664

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