Community Development

Preserving Bothell's quality of life through planning


The departments, divisions and staff in the various planning and development services strive to preserve and enhance the quality of life of Bothell residents by providing sound and efficient management of the City's overall land use planning program and to develop mechanisms for City Council to utilize in managing and guiding growth when considering land use changes and the development of the City.


Principles of Development Service

  • Every permit is important
  • Our services are predictable, efficient and understandable
  • We offer multiple services under one line of business
  • We are facilitators of good development
  • Our word is our bond

Want to know more about private development in your area? 

View Private Development Projects on our new interactive map page.

On-line Inspection Scheduling

On-line inspection scheduling is available through

If you have questions or need assistance, please call our office at 425-806-6400.