Crime Prevention

Aliso Viejo Police Services and the Orange County Sheriff’s Department strongly encourage Aliso Viejo residents to participate in Neighborhood Watch. For additional information about Neighborhood Watch, call 949-425-2564 or Neighborhood Watch. Information is also available on the National Crime Prevention Council’s website ( and the California Attorney General’s Office (

Animal Care Services

Animal Care Services provides for the care, protection and control of animals that stray from their homes or are abused by their owners.  Since January 2009, the Mission Viejo Animal Services Center has handled this function for the City of Aliso Viejo. The pro-humane facility at 28095 Hillcrest in Mission Viejo provides an array of […]

Recycling and Waste Program

In 1989, Assembly Bill 939, known as the Integrated Waste Management Act, was passed due to the increase in the waste stream and the decrease in landfill capacity. As a result, the California Integrated Waste Management Board was established, and then the name changed to California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery or CalRecycle. The […]

Slurry Seal – General Information

The City of Aliso Viejo maintains the quality of its roads and streets through a process called “slurry sealing.” Slurry seal is a mixture of fine aggregate and emulsified asphalt that serves as a preventative maintenance measure that extends the life of our neighborhood roads by sealing them from the harmful effects of water penetration, […]

CommunityView GIS General Information

CommunityView™ is a Geographical Information System (GIS), which provides detailed information about properties from a spatial perspective. Enter a street address or an Assessor’s Parcel Number (APN) in the search window to locate a particular property and view the following types of information: Road Map Aerial Color Photography Parcel Information City Boundary Zoning (coming soon) […]

Municipal & Zoning Codes

Thank you for your interest in the Aliso Viejo Municipal Code (AVMC). The Code was adopted by the City Council on September 15, 2010 and took effect on October 15, 2010. The AVMC is the codified version of applicable ordinances adopted by the Aliso Viejo City Council and/or the voters of the City of Aliso […]

Public Works Project Alert

As part of the 2017 Aliso Viejo Parkway Rehabilitation project that took place from Cedarbrook to Moulton, CalRecycle diverted approximately 6,000 tires from California landfills.   As part of the Pacific Park Rehabilitation project that took place on Pacific Park from Chase to the 73 toll road in 2016, CalRecycle diverted more than 8,700 tires from California […]

Legal Notices

The City publishes and/or posts legal notices such as public hearing notices related to City Council proceedings, election notices, summary of ordinances, and notices inviting bids. The notices are published in the Aliso Viejo News or the Orange County Register as required by law. Or, they are posted in the following three public places as […]

News, Highlights & Top Stories

Aliso Viejo is a vibrant community with events and activities abound.  You can stay apprised of the latest happenings by accessing the “News, Highlights and Top Stories” on the homepage of the City website. Read our latest “Featured Business.”

Aliso Viejo Above & Beyond

Encompassing approximately seven square miles, Aliso Viejo is situated in beautiful south Orange County, California located less than five miles from the Pacific Ocean.  Aliso Viejo is home to excellent schools, scenic bike and walking paths, workforce and executive homes, and a quality of life that attracts a highly-skilled, well-educated workforce. Aliso Viejo combines the […]