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  1. Department of Community Development June Closures

    The SJC Department of Community Development office will be closed on Wednesday June 19th and 26th. Staff will be training on the new permit software and expediting permit application review. We apologize for any inconvenience. Read on...
  2. Please Participate in the First Step of the Land Capacity Analysis

    The draft Gross Developable Lands Inventory web map is available for public comment through June 28, 2019. This is the first step in the Land Capacity Analysis that will quantify possible future development given existing development and regulations. Read on...
  3. 2019 ADU LOTTERY WINNERS

    San Juan County Department of Community Development (DCD) held a lottery for Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) permits on March 5, 2019. The results of the lottery are now available on the SJC Website. Additional Info...
  4. Shoreline Master Program FAQ and Policy

    The Department of Community Development (DCD) has issued a new policy about the development of residential appurtenances in the shoreline jurisdiction and has addressed Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about shoreline development in a new bulletin. San Juan County Code Chapter 18.50
  5. 2019 DETACHED ADU PERMIT LOTTERY

    San Juan County Department of Community Development (DCD) will hold a lottery for Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) permits, open to the public, on March 5, 2019, at 11:30 am, at the front counter in the DCD office,135 Rhone St, Friday Harbor, WA. Read on...
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