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Posted on: May 22, 2018

[ARCHIVED] Public Review and Comment on Draft Comprehensive Plan and Unified Development Code Updates

The Jefferson County Planning Commission completed and transmitted their periodic review of the Draft 2018 Comprehensive Plan & Unified Development Code (UDC) delivered their findings and recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners (BoCC) on Monday, May 21, 2018 during the Regular Agenda session. With this transmittal, the Planning Commission concludes years of work and public outreach on this project.

Community Development Planners continue to guide and facilitate the Comprehensive Plan Periodic Review process as the BoCC considers the Planning Commission recommendations. Community outreach continues with an additional public comment period between May 23 and June 8, 2018. The BoCC will hold a public hearing to accept written and verbal testimony on June 4, 2018 at 6 pm in the Jefferson County Superior Courtroom. After considering public comments, the BoCC will decide whether to adopt a final Comprehensive Plan in summer 2018, meeting the requirements of the Washington Growth Management Act.

The updated Plan contains goals and policies that guide land use planning, capital investments, and other county decision and services over the next twenty years.

IMPORTANT: In order to be entered into the official record please direct all comments to the BoCC at P.O. Box 1220, Port Townsend, WA 98368 or by email at

CDs of all review documents will be created as requested for a charge of $1.10. Requests should be directed to To view the actual notice, click HERE.

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