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.
The availability of remote services vary by office and department.

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Shoreline Code Update - Documents

The proposed revisions to the shoreline code are linked below.  These draft documents are not yet approved by the Board of County Commissioners.​


Planning Commission Review Drafts (These are Adobe PDF documents. Click on a chapter to download it.)
These are the most current versions of draft SMP chapters that the Planning Commission have reviewed. Staff are preparing an updated draft.

Draft Chapter 19.100 | Draft Chapter 19.200 | Draft Chapter 19.300Draft Chapter 19.400 | Draft Chapter 19.500Draft Chapter 19.600Draft Chapter 19.700 | Draft Appendix-B-C-D


Supporting Documents Drafts

Archived Drafts

Strike-Through Drafts with Public Input (These are Microsoft Word documents. Click on a chapter to download it.)

Chapter 19.100   |   Chapter 19.200   |   Chapter 19.300   |   Chapter 19.400   |   Chapter 19.500   |   Chapter 19.600   |   Chapter 19.700   |   Appendix B-C-D