Thurston County Long Range Planning Division

 

Welcome to the Thurston County Long Range Planning Division. The mission of Long Range Planning is to plan for sustainable land use and development within the unincorporated areas of the county so communities can thrive in a healthy environment.

We are pleased to provide information about our past and current projects, and hope that it helps you understand and participate in the long-range planning process. If you have questions about permitting or building applications, please visit the Permitting Program (external link)

NOTE FROM ADMIN: ON THE RIGHT OF THE SCREEN IS A LINK TO Next Public Hearing is March 18th.
Public Hearing Notice

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOR THE THURSTON COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

The Thurston County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday March 18, 2015 at 7:00 p.m., or soon thereafter, in Room 152, Building 1 of the Thurston County Courthouse Complex, 2000 Lakeridge Dr. SW, Olympia, WA 98502. T

he hearing is to take public testimony on two development code docket items. Item A-1 is a proposal to amend the land use permitting appeal procedures to remove the Board of County Commissioners from the appeal process and direct these types of appeals to superior court. Item A-4 is an amendment to the wetlands chapter in the critical areas ordinance to incorporate changes to the Washington State Department of Ecology wetland rating system.

Further information can be obtained by contacting Katie Knight Pruit at 360-754-3355, x6485 or by email at pruitk@co.thurston.wa.us. Hard copies of referenced documents are available at the Thurston County Resource Stewardship Department, Permit Assistance Center, 2000 Lakeridge Drive SE, Olympia, Washington and online at the Thurston County Planning Department Website

http://www.co.thurston.wa.us/planning/docket/docket_home.htm. Those wishing to testify should appear and be heard. If unable to attend, written comments may be submitted by email no later than March 18, 2014 by 5:00 P.M. to the staff contact listed above, or by mail to Resource Stewardship Department, 2000 Lakeridge Drive SW, Olympia, Washington, 98502.

If you need special accommodations to participate in this meeting, contact the staff contact listed above to request ADA accommodation. Citizens with hearing impairments may call the TDD line at (360) 754-2933. La Bonita Bowmar, Clerk of the Board

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