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The Official Website of the City of Kent


Development & Land Use

Everything you need to know about construction, land development and permits.

Kent Station

A contemporary, open air urban village - a place where the community gathers to shop, dine, relax, learn and celebrate.

Doing Business in Kent

Licensing information, proposals, services and resources brought together in one place.


We’ve simplified the construction, development application and review processes.

Kent Chamber of Commerce

Representing over 500 members and 26,000 employees, the Chamber aims to bring the business community together, providing support on business issues, educational services, marketing tips and tools to help businesses thrive.

Starting a Business

We help you get started with licensing information, demographics, service and resources.

Economic Development

We provide business retention, expansion and relocation services, as well as support for new businesses.  We'll provide contacts and resources, assist with the permit process and give you the support you need to help your business thrive.

Kent Downtown Partnership

In an effort to promote a strong downtown, the KDP collaborates between Kent's downtown businesses, property owners, residents, City of Kent, and the Kent Chamber of Commerce.