Legislative Links

FEDERAL LEGISLATORS United States President Donald J. Trump www.whitehouse.gov United States Senator Dianne Feinstein (202) 224-3841 www.senate.gov United States Senator Kamala Harris (202) 224-3553 www.senate.gov United States House of Representatives – 45th District Mimi Walters (202) 225-5611 (949) 263-8703 www.house.gov United States House of Representatives – 48th District Dana Rohrabacher (202) 225-2415 (714) 960-6483 www.house.gov […]


Aliso Viejo Engineering Section oversees matters relating to City streets, public right-of-ways, City capital projects, utilities, traffic, and private developments. Engineering Section staff coordinate City projects and plans with other local cities and governmental agencies (Orange County Transportation Authority, Caltrans, County of Orange, Moulton Niguel and El Toro Water Districts) to ensure that the City’s […]

Compensation and Benefits Information

The salary and benefits costs for Aliso Viejo officials and staff are contained in the City’s fiscal budget which is approved annually in a public meeting. The City Council monthly stipend of $520 is in accordance with State law and has not been adjusted since 2008. The City Manager works under an employment contract that […]

Why Locate in Aliso Viejo

“Location, Location, Location” is the key to success!  Aliso Viejo offers the proper blend of services, amenities and a business friendly environment to locate your business.  The City is committed to working collaboratively with the business community to attract and retain successful companies.  As you select where to locate your company, this section will provide […]

Environmental Services

The City of Aliso Viejo is committed to protecting the environment and is proactive in the implementation of pollution control and recycling measures. The Environmental Services Section has developed comprehensive Stormwater and Solid Waste and Recycling Programs. Under these programs, the City provides assistance to residents and business owners, Homeowner Associations and Service Companies in […]

Public Works – General Information

The Public Works Department encompasses four Sections: Engineering, Environmental Services, Building & Safety, and Code Enforcement. Department staff work with the public, contractors, developers, utility companies, and other public agencies. General tasks include infrastructure management, construction management, construction inspection, plan review and code enforcement. The Public Works Director/City Engineer is Shaun Pelletier. For more information, […]

City Council – General Information

The Aliso Viejo City Council holds its Regular Meetings on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.  When needed, Closed Sessions and workshops are held prior to the Regular Meeting. Please view the Council meeting agendas for more information. Elected Officials Mayor:                 Dave Harrington Mayor […]

Public Safety – General Information

The Public Safety Department includes the following Divisions: Law Enforcement Crime Prevention Animal Care Services Emergency Management Know Before You Fly Law Enforcement The City of Aliso Viejo is one of the safest cities in California and is known for its high quality of life and family-oriented community that includes a balance of residential, recreational […]

Planning Services – General Information

The Aliso Viejo Planning Department is responsible for articulating and implementing the community vision of the natural and built environment as outlined in the General Plan, a comprehensive strategy for management of future physical growth and change within the community. Additionally, Planning Services administers the City Zoning Code and other ordinances/codes related to land use […]

Financial Services – General Information

The Department of Financial Services is primarily responsible for all budgeting, accounting, investments, debt service, fixed assets, and information technology (IT). In addition to preparing the City’s annual budget, the Department is also responsible for safeguarding the City’s financial assets through prudent internal control policies, maintaining budgetary control over all City funds, supporting strategic and […]