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Resource Management Agency

Environmental Services

Environmental Services
1441 Schilling Place
Salinas, CA 93901
(831) 755-4879
(831) 755-5877

Office Hours:
Monday through Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Although every effort is made to provide complete and accurate information on this website and all its documents, users are advised to contact applicable County Resource Management Agency staff before making project decisions and fee estimates.

Program Description:

The Grading Program was established in 1979 to safeguard health, safety, and the public welfare, to minimize erosion, protect fish and wildlife, and to otherwise protect the natural environment of Monterey County.

Grading regulations are included in Monterey County Code Chapter 16.08, and portions of the code are summarized in the Grading Links. Additional materials are available under Documents & Resources.


Please see the "Grading Links" section on the right for additional information.