Thurston County facilities are now open to the public with restrictions, including maintaining physical distancing of at least six feet at all times and, per the Washington State Secretary of Health’s face covering order wearing a cloth face covering or mask. If you come to county facilities, please be prepared for potentially long wait times or lines due to distancing guidelines. We continue to encourage residents to access county services online, by phone, by email, or through the use of drop boxes located outside of county buildings.
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Comprehensive Plan Update

In 2019, Thurston County completed a periodic update to the Thurston County Comprehensive Plan. You can view the most recently adopted plan online

The County is in the process of updating a number of continuing items in the Comprehensive Plan in 2020.
To view public comments on continuing items received to date, click here (PDF).

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Key Continuing Items: Mineral Lands , Long-Term Forestry review
Parks Level of Service, Chapter 11 - Health 

Chapters​Public Draft
​ ​To view iterative drafts from the public review process, click here. ​

Cover Page

Title Page

Table of Contents

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Title Page (redline) last updated 6-23-2020

Table of Contents (clean) last updated 6-23-2020

Table of Contents (redline) last updated 6-23-2020

Chapter 1

Introduction

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Chapter 1 - Introduction (redline) last updated 2-27-2020

 

​(This change is to update a reference with Chapter 9)

​Chapter 2

Land Use

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​Chapter 2 - Land Use (redline) last updated 2-27-2020

 

Map L-1 Future Land Use (Draft) last updated 2-26-2020

​Chapter 3

Natural Resource Lands

​Ch. 3 proposed amendments (clean) last updated 3-12-2020

Ch. 3 proposed amendments (redline) last updated 3-12-2020

 

Map N-1 Designated Long-Term Agriculture and Forestry (Draft) last updated 2-26-2020

Map N-2 Designated Mineral Lands (Draft) last updated 1-22-2020

Proposed Mineral Lands Code Amendments (Draft) last updated 3-12-2020

 

Summary of options related to mineral lands

Chapter 6

Capital Facilities

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Chapter 6 - Capital Facilities (redline) last updated 2-27-2020

 

​​(These changes are for consistency with Chapter 9)

​Chapter 9

Environment, Recreation and Open Space

​Chapter 9 - Environment, Recreation & Open Space (Clean) last updated 2-27-2020

​Chapter 9 - Environment, Recreation & Open Space (Redline) last updated 2-27-2020

​Chapter 11

Health and Human Services

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Chapter 11 - Health (redline) last updated 6-9-2020

​Chapter 14

Appendices

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Appendix C and D (redline) last updated 6-23-2020