Planning and Building
Columbia County Planning and Building oversees county land use, zoning, comprehensive plan updates, and environmental uses. The department also provides building services for Columbia County, the City of Dayton, the Town of Waitsburg, the Town of Starbuck, and Garfield County.
We have an opening on the Columbia County
Planning Commission. Learn more HERE.
Submit a Comprehensive Plan Docket item. The deadline is August 1 for the 2023 amendment cycle.
Projects Open to Public Comment
Comments on the below projects may be submitted in writing to the planning department (114 S. 2nd St.) or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
SEPA Determination of Nonsignificance ORD 2022-01 Comments close May 5, 2022
SEPA Checklist, Draft Ordinance, Proposed Amendments ORD 2022-01 Public hearing with the Planning Commission on May 9, 2022, starting at 5:30 p.m. at the Planning Department and via Zoom. More info can be found HERE
Pay for your permit online with a debit or credit card.
*Minimum $2 or 2.5% convenience fee applies.