Building administers the State of Oregon's structural, mechanical, plumbing, electrical and manufactured dwelling specialty codes. This includes permits and inspections for new construction, modifications to existing structures, and mobile homes.
Planning promotes responsible use of land-based resources. The Planning Division coordinates long-range planning through adherence to the County's Comprehensive Plan and applies the Land Development Ordinance in the review of specific land-use proposals. Review by the Planning Division is the first step in any land development or construction project.
Code Enforcement assures compliance with the County's land use, environmental, and construction codes. Code enforcement officers respond to complaints about unauthorized land use or construction.
People who own a home – including a manufactured home – or business that was damaged or destroyed by the 2020 Oregon wildfires.