Long Range Planning

In all activities, Long Range Planning seeks to further the Goals and Policies of the Comprehensive Plan, ensuring soundness and consistency of land use and environmental regulations.

Current Long Range projects are listed on the left hand side of this page. Have a Long Range idea? Learn how to make it a reality here.

Long Range Planning efforts are categorized in three types of activities:

On-Going Non-Discretionary Activies

*Long Range Planning Application Review
*Mandated Regulatory Updates
*Citizen Involvement
*Data Management
*Review of Proposed Legislation
*Grant Funded Programs
*Annual Report to Board of County Commissioners on Status of Comprehensive Plan and Accomplishments

Regional Coordination

*Planning with Cowlitz County's cities
*Planning with public service providers
*Timely communication with regulatory agencies
*Service on special committees
*Special projects at Board request

Regulatory Updates (non-mandated)

*Proposed Ordinances
*Ordinance Updates

Contact Us!

Cowlitz County Building and Planning - Long Range
207 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 100
Kelso, WA 98626

Main Phone: 360-577-3052