Planning

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Welcome to the Benton County Planning Department's web pages.  The Department oversees land use, zoning, the comprehensive plan, & environmental uses within unincorporated Benton County.

Our Goals are:
To provide timely, responsive and helpful service to all members of the public by assisting property owners, residents, businesses, and development interests in interpreting the County's regulations and requirements for land use.  To provide technical support to the Planning Commission, the Hearings Examiner, Board of County Commissioners and other agencies.




 IN THE SPOTLIGHT


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The Shoreline Master Program has now received final approval from the Department of Ecology with an effective date of February 16, 2015. 

 Our applications have been updated.  The new applications and fee schedule can be found by clicking the links on the left side of this page.

     
 Overview of RL 20      I-502 state image

The 2016 Comprehensive Plan Application documents (hearing packets, legals, etc.) for CPA 2016-001 are found here as they become available.                      

 

  The Washington State Voters approved Initiative 502, which established the process for growing, processing, retailing and possessing marijuana within the State of Washington. 
Resolution 2015-358 sets forth how marijuana is treated under the County’s current zoning regulations. 

Please click on the links for a copy of Ordinance 565 and 566 and the Notice of Adoption.






ANY INFORMATION SUBMITTED TO BENTON COUNTY IS SUBJECT TO THE PUBLIC RECORDS DISCLOSURE LAW FOR THE STATE OF WASHINGTON (RCW CHAPTER 42.17) AND ALL OTHER APPLICABLE LAW THAT MAY REQUIRE THE RELEASE OF THE DOCUMENTS TO THE PUBLIC.
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Personnel

 

Physical Address:
1002 Dudley Avenue

Prosser, WA 99350

 

Mailing Address:
PO. Box 910

Prosser  WA 99350

Phone Numbers:
Tri-Cities: 509-736-3086
Prosser  509-786-5612

 
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