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Intermittent Phone Service: Incoming calls to Tumwater City Hall impacted by service disruption.

This does not impact emergency calls to 911.

Our service provider has identified the source of the problem, and is working to restore full service. We apologize for an inconvenience this may have caused. 
(last updated Friday, June 22, 2018, 4:15 p.m.)

On Wednesday, October 16th, work to upgrade the VOA website will take place between 1500 UTC and 1900 UTC. Visitors to our website may experience problems during that time. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

On Wednesday, October 16th, work to upgrade the VOA website will take place between 1500 UTC and 1900 UTC. Visitors to our website may experience problems during that time. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Permitting & Building

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Permitting and Development Review

The Permitting Division provides timely and responsive application processing and issuance of building permits and code enforcement. Development Review includes reviewing and processing development permit applications, environmental and critical area analysis, and land division.

Building

certified_badgeThe Building Division provides regulation, oversight and guidance on all jobs related to construction (renovations and new construction) to ensure they conform to the Tumwater Municipal Code.  The division also conducts building and fire code plan reviews and inspections.

Tumwater's technical staff are tested and certified by the International Code Council (ICC).

StaffTitleDepartmentsPhoneEmail
Bhagavan, SureshAssociate PlannerCommunity Development(360) 754-4180
Carlson, ChrisPermit ManagerCommunity Development(360) 754-4180
Christensen, AlBuilding & Fire Safety OfficialCommunity Development(360) 754-4180
Kinnaird, KerriPermit & Planning TechnicianCommunity Development(360) 754-4180
Matlock, MikeCommunity Development DirectorCommunity Development(360) 754-4180
Medrud, BradPlanning ManagerCommunity Development(360) 754-4180
Shea, RodneyBuilding & Fire Safety InspectorCommunity Development(360) 754-4180
Uffelman, MickBuilding & Fire Safety InspectorCommunity Development(360) 754-4180