Our Purpose "To help our community define and achieve its preferred future." Planning is engaged in a wide range of community development service activities related to subdivision, zoning, environmental, long range comprehensive planning, special projects, intergovernmental coordination, grants, and public involvement.
- Horizon 2040 Comprehensive Plan Update
- Comprehensive Plan Amendment Applications
- Urban Growth Area (UGA) Update
- Long Range Planning Staff
On May 5, 2015 the Board of Yakima County Commissioners adopted Ord. No. 7-2013 adopting YCC Title 19 - Unified Land Development Code. YCC Title 19 integrates/consolidates official controls and procedural requirements for land development and division in the unincorporated areas within County land use jurisdiction currently codified as YCC Title 15, Title 15A and Title 14. Ordinance No. 7-2013 makes YCC Title 19 effective and repeals YCC Titles 15, 15A and 14 on October 1, 2015.
July 30th 9:30 am – AT Properties New Communication Tower Hearing
Lynn Deitrick, AICP
Each week we will have a question that addresses things that the County is working on as part of the Horizon 2040 Comprehensive Plan Update.
New Question of the Week is under development.