City of Chula Vista Sustainable Communities Program


As a leader in climate action planning and sustainability, the City of Chula Vista has taken steps to help its staff and local constituents understand and implement California energy codes and related green building technologies. CSE provides the following support to the City of Chula Vista’s Sustainable Communities Program.

  • Sustainability training for developers, architects, contractors, permit applicants and local government staff
  • A “Code Coach” to help building inspectors and plans examiners understand and enforce the latest versions of Title 24, Part 6 and Title 24, Part 11
  • Staff for the city’s Sustainability Desk to answer green building questions from the public
  • Assistance in updating the city website to reflect current changes in codes, incentives and more



Program at a Glance

Program Goals

To assist the City of Chula Vista with education of city staff and the public

CSE's Role

Green building and energy code consulting


Key Partners

City of Chula Vista, SDG&E

State Policies Supported

Chula Vista Climate Action Plan, California Zero Net Energy Goals