Public Access is Closed to Most County Facilities Due to COVID-19.

In response to Governor Inslee's Stay Home, Stay Healthy order, Thurston County has moved to an essential services model, in effect
through Monday, April 6, 2020. Courts and other elected offices may operate under different hours or restrictions.

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Welcome to the Thurston County Planning Commission

‚ÄčThis nine-member volunteer citizen group advises Thurston County government on land use, development and zoning regulations. Meetings are on the first and third Wednesday of every month at 6:30 p.m., and are open to the public. Planning Commissioners serve six-year terms, and are appointed by Thurston's Board of  County Commissioners.

Roster & Staff (PDF)  |   Meeting Schedule & Packets   |   Rules of Procedure (PDF)  |   Requirements for Board Appointment (PDF)   |   ADA Accommodation 

Meeting Time & Location
6:30 p.m. on the first & third Wednesday of every month at Thurston County Courthouse Complex, Building 1, Room 152 at 2000 Lakeridge Dr. SW, Olympia, Washington.

Special Accomodations
For meeting accommodations, please notify County ADA Coordinator by 10 a.m. at least two days before the meeting, by calling 360-786-5473.  For hearing impairment, please use Washington Relay to do business by phone with Thurston County offices and departments. Relay users dial  7-1-1 or 1-800-833-6388.