Constituent Services

Tract and Parcel Analysis (Subdivision Section)

Checking and approval of all Tract Maps and Parcel Maps submitted in the City of Los Angeles. This ensures that the submitted Subdivision Maps meet the requirements of the City of Los Angeles, the County of Los Angeles and the State of California.

Bond Coordination

Tracking the progress of Improvements in order to monitor the status of Improvement Bonds submitted to the City. The release of said bonds is controlled by this section.

Survey Monument Bond Coordination

Survey Monument Bonds ensure the setting of correct Survey Monuments required for Subdivisions within the City of Los Angeles boundaries. This also assures that the Land Surveyor that sets these monuments receives compensation from the Sub divider.

Legal Description, Voluntary and In-Voluntary Dedications

The Survey Division is now writing  the legal descriptions for the Bureau of Engineering and various City Agencies. Recently we have taken on the Right of Way Section for the Bureau of Engineering. In addition we are responsible for the writing of Legal Descriptions and preparing Lot Line Adjustments, when needed, for the sale of City property. If  a City Agency needs a legal description they should contact us at (213) 482-7100.