Community Services

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Carmel-by-the-Sea Department of Community Services

The Community Services Department is responsible for the administration of special events, community programs, and activities which provide a variety of recreational and creative opportunities to Carmel residents of all ages. The department plans, administers, organizes and directs the operation and activities of the Forest Theater, Vista Lobos, and the Scout House, and oversees city-owned art, destination marketing, and is the staff liaison to the MCCVB (Monterey County Convention and Visitors Bureau). Additionally, the Community Services Department oversees the operations of the Building Maintenance Division.