Community Development

The Community Development Department serves public interests and protects individual rights through the planned and orderly development of lands and environs of Ellensburg. Our dedicated staff work in two divisions: Planning and Building.

BUILDING DIVISION


The 
Building Division provides a inspections and plan review program for all building related needs: electrical, mechanical, plumbing and structural, processes permits, and enforcement complaints, and supports historical preservation of our city. 

PLANNING DIVISION


The Planning Division is responsible for the

 implementation and updating of the 
Comprehensive Plan, developing  new planning programs, and the administration of the land development code, a significant component  of the Ellensburg City Code
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