Clark County logo   Clark County Washington title  
Links to finding county services
Search the Web site
 
Clark County home page A to Z index Find it Links to other sites News releases Contact us Link to jobs
Community Development
Services
A to Z index
Forms and fees
Property research and records
Common questions
Information for industry professionals
News
About Community Development
Report neighborhood and safety concerns
Who to Contact

 

 

 
Community Development heading
 

6/4/2013

Fee waivers for new “job creation permits” head to hearing June 11

Proposal also includes $3.6 million from General Fund to cover drop in fee revenue

Contact

Marty Snell, Community Development
Phone: (360) 397-2375 ext. 4101
Marty.Snell@clark.wa.gov

Vancouver, WA – Incentives for businesses to locate or expand in Clark County will be the focus of a public hearing before the Board of County Commissioners at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 11.

The incentives are part of a “job creation resolution” that would waive building, development, engineering and traffic impact fees for non-residential development projects until unemployment in Clark County no longer exceeds the statewide average in Washington.

The hearing will be on the sixth floor of the Public Service Center, 1300 Franklin St. At the same time, the Board will consider granting authority for the county to spend up to $3.6 million from its General Fund to cover a potential decrease in fee revenue in 2013 and 2014.

Under state law, the changes in funding would require an update to the six-year capital facilities plan for the county’s Comprehensive Growth Management Plan.

That’s why the Clark County Planning Commission also will be considering the job creation plan, to make related recommendations to the Board. Planning Commission action is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday, June 6, also on the sixth floor of the Public Service Center.

More information is on the county website at www.clark.wa.gov.

top of page

 

 
Permit Center information

Check current wait times

Location

Public Service Center
1300 Franklin St., 1st floor
Vancouver, WA - map

Hours

Monday-Friday
8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Phone (360) 397-2375

Email

permitservices@clark.wa.gov

Appointments
(360) 397-2375 ext. 4807
Email for appointments

Quick find list

Having trouble finding what you are looking for?

Browse for information
Animals and pets

ANIMALS and PETS

Building information

BUILDING

Fire prevention

FIRE PREVENTION

Land use information

LAND USE