Fill and Grade

Work done without a site development permit.

Permit required if grading more than:
  • One cubic yard in critical areas
  • 50 cubic yards in all other areas

Property Clearing

Removal of trees and other vegetation, including stumps.

Permit required if clearing more than:
  • One square foot in critical areas
  • 7,000 square feet in all other areas
Removal of trees with a chain saw is considered logging.

Rules & Regulations

County Code—Title 18e
Development Regulations—Critical Areas


Planning and Public Works
Apply for a Permit

Report an Issue

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By Phone
Call (253) 798-4636