2017 Annual Comprehensive Plan Amendment Process

The city will begin accepting privately initiated 2017 comprehensive plan amendment applications on November 1, 2016. To be eligible for consideration, applications for privately initiated amendments must be submitted by 5 p.m. on December 30, 2016.

The GMA limits Comprehensive Plan amendments to no more than once per calendar year, except for certain exemptions and emergency actions. Anyone can suggest an amendment, including residents, business owners, council members and city staff­.  If you are interested in more information, the Comprehensive Plan Amendment Guide, Timeline and Application can be found on the city’s website.