General Permit Assistance
8/15/2017   City Council will take action on adopting the plan, zoning map, code amendments, and planned action ordinance.
7/31/2017   City Council will hold a Public Hearing on the Highway 99 Area Planned Action Ordinance regarding SEPA process related to the Hwy 99 subarea plan and code.
6/14/2017   The Planning Board held a hearing on the proposed zone changes in the Highway 99 subarea on June 14th
5/10/2017   The Planning Board held a public hearing on proposed codes changes for the Highway 99 subarea on May 10th. The presentation from the meeting can be viewed here.
4/25/2017   Edmonds transportation projects get help from Olympia.
4/7/2016   An online survey is now available online at the project website.
3/24/2016   Polling results from the March 24th public workshop on the Highway 99 project and visioning are available online.

Development Code Update

New Stormwater Code in effect.   
Click HERE for more info.

Permitting Contacts

Development Services Department
121 5th Ave N
Edmonds, WA 98020

Phone: 425-771.0220
Fax: 425.771.0221

M, T, Th, F: 8am to 4:30pm
Wed 8:30am to Noon
The switchboard is open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  425.771.0220


Building Division
Planning Division
Engineering Development Staff
Code Enforcement

Building & Code News

2019 Development Fees

New development fees - available here - as of January 1, 2019.


Sign Code Updated

The City's sign code has recently been updated, modifying how downtown sidewalk signs are regulated as well as improving some other more general sign code provisions. A summary can be found here, along with an application form.


Building Codes Updated

The 2015 International Building Codes as adopted by the City of Edmonds take effect on July 1, 2016.


Carbon Monoxide detectors

Updated information on the State requirements for CO detectors are shown in the attached memo.