Seaside Community Development

Welcome to the Community Development Department.

1387 Avenue U
Seaside OR 97138
Telephone: 503-738-7100
Fax 503-738-8765
 
The Community Development Department is comprised of two divisions:
Building and Planning.
 
The Building Department issues structural, plumbing, and mechanical permits
under the authority of the Building Codes Division for the State of Oregon. We 
provide inspections for these permits to ensure they meet the State of Oregon
Building Codes. We also participate in the State of Oregon's minor label program.
 
Electrical permits and electrical inspections can be obtained through Clatsop County
Building Codes : 800 Exchange St. Ste 100, Astoria OR, 97103
Telephone: 503-338-3697,  Fax: 503-338-3666 
 
The Planning Department is responsible for the administration and maintenance
of the comprehensive plan and zoning ordinance. The department provides Planning
assistance to the City Council, Planning Commission, and the general public.
It also helps develop and implement new planning studies and programs.
Zoning Ordinance                                          Comprehensive Plan
Sign Ordinance                                             Subdivision & Land Partitionin Ordinance
                     Flood Damage Prevention - City Ordinance - Chapter 152