Long Range Planning

With the input from you the public, the Planning Commission, Parks Board, and City Council, this team of planners look to the future to prepare the city’s land use plans and municipal code amendments for future development. See the 2020 Work Plan here.

Special Plans


Subarea Plans

Code Development

The city is currently developing several codes to implement the comprehensive plan, related special plans, and state law. Click on the projects below to learn more about them.

  1. COVID-19
  2. TEMPORARY SIGNS
  3. FEMA ZONING CODE UPDATE

The city of Lake Stevens is proposing interim regulations to allow permit extensions related to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Code Development Process
Draft RegulationsPublic Notice
Interim RegulationsPublic Hearing City Council