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  • Western Region
  • 1011 Plum St SE
  • Olympia WA 98504-2525




  • Eastern Region
  • 10 N Post St, Suite 445
  • Spokane WA 99201


Growth Management Services 

We assist communities in planning their future.


Helpful Information on Growth Management Topics


2013-15 GMA Update Grants Information

GMA Periodic Update Information: Guidebook, Update Schedule Map, Sample Update Work Program, Example Resolutions and Ordinances, Checklists for Counties and Cities, Critical Areas Checklist, Good Examples

Map - Counties Mandated to Plan, Opting to Plan, and Planning Only Critical Areas & Resource Lands

Map - GMA Update Schedule 

 Planner's Update Newsletter: Tips and updates on current land use issues

Association of Washington Cities: GMA Comp Plan Conversation Starters -  These videos and discussion questions can help you update your GMA comprehensive plan and development regulations.

 Municipal Research and Services Center Planning Tools

 Washington State GMA population projections by counties

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