Resource Management

Bill Emlen, Director

Please call 707.784.6765 or email for any questions.

To help protect the public's health and conform to the March 18, 2020 Public Health Officer's Shelter at Home order, the Department's front counter is closed.  All divisions within the Department are open for business, though public contact is being limited.  If you have general questions or need to speak with staff please contact us at 707-784-6765 and you will be directed to the correct staff person to assist you.  You may also email us at  If you wish to submit an application or plans for a building permit, on-site sewage disposal (septic) system or water well, you may utilize our Online Permits application under OPTIONS to the left.  For all other programs, or for general information and hard copy permit forms, please follow the links below.

Under the general direction of the Office of the Director, the Department of Resource Management consists of these six organizational divisions:

Building and Safety Services 
Environmental Health Services
Parks and Recreation
Planning Services
Public Works
Administrative Services.

The department also administers the following programs for the unincorporated areas of Solano County:
Business licenses
Housing Programs (NSP3, Housing Authority)

Click here for 
items of interest which include: Travis Sustainability Study (TSS), Final Report-Cannabis, Middle Green Valley Specific Plan, Draft Noise Ordinance, Recycling Events, Dove Creek Project 2018.