Long Range Planning

The Long Range Planning Division drafts changes to land use policy and regulations as mandated by the Washington State Legislature through the Growth Management Act or as directed through a Resolution of the Pierce County Council. Long Range Planning also works to implement the Generalized Comprehensive Plan for Pierce County.


Major functions of Long Range Planning include:

Cartography Lab


The Planning and Land Services Cartography Lab provides the mapping resource, GIS and data support function for the Department. Map products are available for purchase from the Department by contacting the Cartography Lab.

Long Range Planning & Cartography Staff Directory