The Community Development
division is responsible for providing support to the
community through Code Enforcement, the Action
Center and by interpreting and implementing the General Plan as adopted by the
Commission. This consists of processing applications for land
development, including environmental assessment, architectural and landscaping review and
commercial sign requests.
Justin Erickson Dept: Planning-Code Enforcement Position: Community Development/Planning Director Justin Erickson serves as the Community Development Director for the City of Shawnee and has been with the City since August 2008. He is originally from Washington State, where he worked as a land use planner in county and city government and was most recently a Senior Planner with the Cowlitz-Wahkiakum Council of Governments (CWCOG). While at the CWCOG, Justin worked with small and medium-sized communities on a variety of planning issues, simultaneously serving as a city planner, planning consultant, and executive officer of the county annexation review board. He has developed many city codes and ordinances and has worked extensively on long-range plans including comprehensive land use, and park and recreation plans. Justin holds a bachelorís degree in geography and a masterís degree in natural and cultural resource management.
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SMART Rehabilitation Code
"This subcode takes a new approach. The requirements that apply to a project are based upon the type of work being done rather than on the extent of the work. There is only one exception to this rule. In the case of reconstruction work, as the term reconstruction is defined in this subcode, there are some requirements which must be met when the project is a large one in floor area. " Will open in new browser window, Internet Explorer 4.0 or better required.