Active Planning Projects
Find information on current land use permits for construction projects and information on our long-range planning activities.
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Land use permit information for projects that require subdivisions, site plan review, design review, Design Review Board review, variances, etc:
- Current Project List
- (A table of active permits currently being reviewed by planners)
- Public Permit Portal
- Public Notices Page
- (Notices of Application, Notice of Public Hearings, Notice of Public Meetings)
- Planning FAQs Page
- (Frequently asked questions about land use permitting)
- Assistance Memos Page
- (Client assistance memos on typical planning permits and regulations)
Long Range Planning
The development of appropriate land use regulations and amendments to the Comprehensive Plan.
2017 Annual Comprehensive Plan Amendments
The Growth Management Act (GMA) authorizes the City to amend the Comprehensive Plan (PDF) on an annual basis. The City Council on February 13, 2017 moved one city initiated application forward for consideration. This application includes amendments for the upcoming work to the Transportation Element, the Non-Motorized Transportation Plan, data and text updates relating to the Pierce County Small Cities Growth Reallocation work and other small scale changes for consistency throughout.
Marijuana Related Uses
Under Ordinance No. 1323 the City of Gig Harbor enacted a ban on all Marijuana Related Uses. For more information view the Marijuana Related Uses page.