Economic Development 
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City Hall West
11333 Valley Boulevard
El Monte, CA 91731

626-258-8626


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

Phone
626-258-8626

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


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Thai, Minh Economic Development Director
Bobadilla, Arelly Management Analyst 626-258-8686

Animal Control 


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

Phone
626-580-2080

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

Emergency & 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
Perez, Oscar Animal Control Officer 626-258-8607
Rayas, Lissette Animal Control Officer 626-580-2188
Tarin, Alexis Animal Control Officer 626-580-2166

Building & Safety 


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

Phone
626-580-2050

Hours

Counter 
Monday -Thursday  
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Counter Plan Check 
Tuesday - Wednesday 
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

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

Building Inspector Counter 
Monday - Thursday 
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Monday - Thursday
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
or by appointment

Closed on Fridays, weekends and major holidays

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Guerra, James Chief Building Official 626-580-2050
Monroy, Marilyn Senior Permit Technician 626-580-2050
Toguchi, Michel Permit Technician 626-580-2050
Campos, Veronica Assistant Permit Technician 626-580-2050
Boetl, Tami Permit Technician 626-580-2050
Shields , Rex Senior Building Inspector 626-580-2050
Galindo, Javier Assistant Building Inspector 626-580-2050
Altuna, Vince Senior Building Inspector 626-580-2050
Gumpert, Brian Plans Examiner 626-580-2050

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


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Martinez, Benjamin Economic Development Senior Manager 626-580-2248
Chung, Wendy Management Analyst 626-258-8610

Housing 


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

Phone
626-580-2070

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


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Averell, Carol Housing Manager 626-258-8616
Flores, Lily Housing Program Coordinator 626-258-8624
Reina, Marcia Senior Housing Coordinator 626-580-2078
Garcia, Danielle Administrative Technician 626-580-2070
Chung, Wendy Management Analyst 626-258-8610



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

Phone
626-580-2080

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


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Ramos, Matthew Neighborhood Services Manager 626-580-2080
Fancey, Jeannette Neighborhood Services Clerk 626-580-2080
Aranda, Delia Neighborhood Services Officer 626-258-8665
Fullerton, Mark Neighborhood Services Officer 626-258-8664
Luongo, Kathy Neighborhood Services Officer 626-258-8625
Quon, Desmond Neighborhood Services Officer 626-580-2084
Rardin, Ed Neighborhood Services Officer 626-580-2053
Raygoza, Israel Neighborhood Services Officer 626-580-2086

Planning 


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

Phone
626-258-8626

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


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Mikaelian, Jason City Planner 626-258-8626
Bu, Tony Associate Planner 626-580-2152
Donavanik, Betty Senior Planner 626-580-2056
Kim, David Assistant Planner 626-258-8808
Graciano, Cristina Landscape Technician 626-580-2057
Payne, Jonathan Planning Aide 626-258-8660
Contreras, Rebecca Contract Planner 626-580-2096
Coronel, Philip Contract Planner 626-580-2004
Jacinto, Heidi Planning Intern 626-258-8620
Hong, Jacqueline Planning Intern 626-258-8620
Magdaleno, Marcella Lead Clerk 626-258-8626