Community Development

The Community Development Department is responsible for administration of the following programs:

  • Long Range Planning
  • Building and Land Use Permitting
  • Code Enforcement

The Community Development Department is comprised of the following service areas:

  • Building Services
  • Planning Services
  • Animal Control
  • Code Enforcement Services

We have implemented the MyGov on-line permitting system that allows you to submit any permit you may need for your building or land use project or file a concern regarding nuisances, animals or property.  To begin the permitting or concern process, become a collaborator here: MyGov Online Permitting and follow the step-by-step submittal process.  We look forward to working with you.

Staff is eager to provide you information or answer any questions so please call our main line at 360-793-2231 or use our department directory. You may also use our contact form. Please make sure to include the parcel number and/or address of the property you are inquiring about, if applicable, to allow staff to be prepared to answer any question you may have.