Planning and Building

PLANNING, BUILDING AND PUBLIC WORKS BUILDING CLOSURE

October 20, 2020 update

As a precautionary measure, and consistent with King County and State Departments of Health, the City is taking every precaution to limit the exposure and protect the citizens, the City and its staff. For these reasons the following City Facilities are closed to in-person visits until further notice:

PLANNING, BUILDING & ENGINEERING SERVICES

Planning/zoning, engineering and general inquiries will be answered via phone or email:

Planning/Zoning: dmplanning@desmoineswa.gov
(206) 870-7576

Engineering: jgrager@desmoineswa.gov
(206) 870-6525

Building: building@desmoineswa.gov
(206) 870-7576

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Due to the current public health emergency, all City of Des Moines Departments are closed to public access. COVID-19 Information and Statistics

Note: Our inspection schedule may be impacted. We are working hard to accommodate our customers as scheduling allows. Please help us by being ready for your inspection and observing all safety protocols.

We will be re-evaluating these procedures as new information becomes available, please check the website for the latest information.

We are a full service department promoting community and environmental quality through land use planning and permitting.

Building, planning, and engineering staff are available to answer your general questions by emailing the appropriate division.

Our team is comprised of three divisions organized by responsibility:

  • Building Division
  • Development Services
  • Plan Development Division

Contact Us

General Inquiries: Email

Susan Cezar Community Development Director
Email

21630 11th Ave. S.
Suite D
Des Moines, WA 98198

Ph: (206) 870-7576
Fx: (206) 870-6544

Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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