Community & Economic Development

 
Directions

City Hall West
11333 Valley Boulevard
El Monte, CA 91731

626-258-8626


Hours
Monday and Wednesday
7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Some services available by appointment only.
Closed on Fridays, weekends and major holidays


Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Donavanik, Betty Community & Economic Development Director   626-258-8626  
Mikaelian, Jason Community and Economic Development Deputy Director 626-258-8626  
Bobadilla, Arelly Management Analyst 626-258-8686  

Animal Control 

City Hall West
11333 Valley Boulevard
El Monte, CA 91731

626-580-2081



Hours
Monday through Friday
7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Saturday through Sunday
7:00 
a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

For Animal Control service on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, email Animal Control. 

Emergency and Holiday Animal Control services are provided by Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control. The County may be contacted at 626-962-3577.

Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Ramos, Matthew Neighborhood Services Manager   626-580-2080  
Garcia, Steven Animal Control Officer   626-580-2249  
Vaca, Francisco Animal Control Officer   626-580-2166  
Saldana, Jose Animal Control Officer 626-258-8607  
Sturgess, Adam Animal Control Officer 626-580-2188  

Building & Safety 

City Hall West
11333 Valley Boulevard
El Monte, CA 91731

626-580-2050



**New Hours Effective September 8, 2020**
Counter by Appointment Only
Monday and Wednesday
7:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.
Tuesday  and Thursday
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Building Inspection 
(Requires 24 hours advance notice)
Monday through Thursday 
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Closed on Fridays, weekends and major holidays

Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Morris, Todd Chief Building Official 626-580-2050  
Monroy, Marilyn Senior Permit Technician 626-580-2050  
Campos, Veronica Permit Technician 626-580-2050  
Galindo, Javier Assistant Building Inspector 626-580-2050  
Brown, Mark Building Inspector      

Economic Development  

Location
City Hall West
11333 Valley Boulevard
El Monte, CA 91731

Phone
626-580-2248

Hours
Monday - Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Closed on Fridays, weekends and major holidays



Housing 

City Hall West
11333 Valley Boulevard
El Monte, CA 91731

626-580-2070



Hours
Monday through Thursday
7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Closed on Fridays, weekends and major holidays


Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Flores, Lily Housing Program Coordinator 626-580-2070  

City Hall West
11333 Valley Boulevard
El Monte, CA 91731

626-580-2080



Hours
Monday through Thursday
7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Closed on Fridays, weekends and major holidays


Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Ramos, Matthew Neighborhood Services Manager 626-580-2080  
Fancey, Jeannette Neighborhood Services Clerk 626-580-2080  
Luongo, Kathy Neighborhood Services Officer 626-580-2080  
Quon, Desmond Neighborhood Services Officer 626-580-2080  
Rardin, Ed Neighborhood Services Officer 626-580-2080  
Raygoza, Israel Neighborhood Services Officer 626-580-2080  

Planning 

City Hall West
11333 Valley Boulevard
El Monte, CA 91731

626-258-8626



Hours
**New Hours Effective September 8, 2020**
Monday and Wednesday
7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
By appointment only
Closed on Fridays, weekends and major holidays


Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Lee, Nancy Senior Planner   626-258-8626  
Bu, Tony Senior Planner 626-258-8626  
Elias, Sandra Associate Planner   626-258-8626  
De Loera, Alejandro Planning Technician   626-258-8626  
Colon, Jeni Account Clerk 626-258-8626  
Perez, Adrian Senior Office Assistant   626-258-8626  
Martinez, Debra Assistant Planner   626-258-8626  
Ruiz, Daniel Planning Intern   626-258-8626