Land Use Permits & Approvals

During the implementation of Phase 3 Construction Restart, all permit applications will begin to be accepted at this time. Note: Compliance to COVID-19 mandates has created longer permit processing times.  Permit applications are listed below. 

Intake Appointment Requests are responded to in the order they are received. Please allow at least 5 business days for a date and time confirmation for your appointment.  

Permit submissions are processed in the following manner:

City Website Portal


Appointment Required with Permit Specialist

  • Single Family
    • Electrical
    • Mechanical
    • Plumbing
    • Roof
    • Sewer Repair/New
    • Siding and/or windows
    • Window Replacement (Only) Permit

Apply Online

Permit Portal

  • Building Permit (Commercial Only) 
    • Minor exterior work only to include roof overlay or re-roof
    • Siding and/or windows
  • Deck Permit
  • Demolition Permit
  • Driveway Permit
  • Fence Permit
  • Fire Prevention Operational Permit
    • Temporary Use (Fire Related)
    • Special Events (Fire Related)
    • Underground and Above Ground Fuel Tanks
  • Low Voltage Electrical Commercial (No Plan Review)
  • Retaining Wall/Rockery Permit
  • Shed Permit
  • Solar Permit
  • Utility and Communication Companies
  • Water Meter
  • Accessory Dwelling Unit
  • Adult Family Home
  • Civil
  • Commercial/Multi-family Building
  • Fire Protection Systems Construction Application
    • Fire Alarm
    • Fire Sprinkler
  • Land Use
  • Low Voltage Electrical - Commercial
  • New Construction or Addition
  • Plumbing/Electrical/Mechanical Plan Review
  • Single Family Building Addition or Remodel
  • Tenant Improvement

Intake Appointment Construction Plans

*The Development Permit intake box is located by the front door to City Hall during business hours. To begin processing, a permit specialist will contact you with confirmation of receipt, and provide an invoice of fees due.

To schedule an intake appointment, press this button.

Intake Appointment Construction Plans

Rendering of Terrace Station


Land use development pertains to the development of an existing property. This could include subdivision of property, obtaining site plan entitlement for a project or a master planned development. As a first step, consult our list of Frequently Asked Questions. If your question is not on our FAQs, please fill out the Ask a Permit Specialist Form. Permit approvals are required for development and remodeling activities such as:

Land Use Permit Applications, Checklists and Guides

Fee Schedules

Impact Fee Applications and Schedules

Additional Information

Call the Planning Department at 425-744-6284 for additional information on land use review and approvals. For Intake Appointment Requests, please email a Permit Specialist at You are also welcome to check with staff at City Hall during regular business hours: Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.