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Land Use Planning Pages
Other land use agencies in and around Multnomah County, including links for city planning, building permits, sewage disposal and septic systems.
There are three types of land use review, based on activity and zoning.
A project to streamline existing zoning code, making it easier to read, navigate, amend and update.
Zoning requirements for the various rural areas.
Maps to help determine your zoning or plan area.
Tools for development within rural areas: zoning codes, zoning maps, grading and erosion control standards, floodplain and watercourse modification.
Updates to our codes and plans comply with state requirements while ensuring preservation and protection of the County’s rural character.
Information and forms necessary to file a permit with our office.
Public notice for all active Land Use permits in unincorporated Multnomah County.
Current and past cases heard by our Hearing Officers for final determination.
Protecting health, safety and livability by assuring compliance with the county’s land use, transportation and grading and erosion control codes.
The Planning Commission acts as the land use advisory body to the Board of County Commissioners for unincorporated Multnomah County.