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Tempe's Community Development Department is responsible for ensuring positive, safe development for Tempe businesses and residents. The wide-ranging department consists of several divisions in many buildings within the community. Here's how to reach the division and people you need:

Dave Nakagawara
Community Development Director

Ryan  Levesque
Deputy Community Development Director/Planning

Martin Perez
Deputy Community Development Director/Development Services

Jeff Tamulevich
Code Enforcement Manager

John Southard
Senior Planner - Historic Preservation

Mark Vinson
City Architect

Hunter Hansen
Senior Planner - Character Areas

Larry Schmalz
Principal Planner - Redevelopment and Revitalization

Alex Smith
Real Estate Development Manager

Shauna Warner
Neighborhood Program Manager


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