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Ralph Dimarucut, Main media contact (831) 420-5017
Eileen Cross, Water Department (831) 420-5213
Joyce Blaschke, Santa Cruz Police Department (831) 420-5844
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Website Update:Accessory Dwelling Units and Junior Accessory Dwelling Unit Information

Post Date:02/28/2020 9:19 AM
The Planning & Community Development Department has updated the Accessory Dwelling Unit page with information related to applicable zoning rules, the differences between Jr. ADUs and ADUs, fee estimates and more.  Check out our updated Accessory Dwelling Unit page to learn more. 
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