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The Official Website of the City of Kent

 

Development Engineering is responsible for construction plan review and project coordination associated with land use, infrastructure construction, street use and street cut, franchise utility, water, sewer and other permits.  Staff provides critical area reviews and code enforcement support.  Staff also provides support to the Permit Center, as well as integral involvement in emergency management, permit process improvements, and providing engineering expertise to other divisions and departments.

Publications and Maps

Maps 

Kent's library of maps available for viewing and download, including water and sewer systems, storm drainage, and wetland inventory.

 

Development Assistance Brochures (DABs) 

Guidelines and instructions to assist in the development of property and submittal of related plans.

 

Utility Locations 

Chart of standard colors used for pavement markings, and phone number for utility location service.

Codes and Standards

Kent City Codes  

 

Construction Standards Manual  

Standards and Standard Details for construction projects within the City of Kent.

 

Design Manuals 

Master plans and design manuals related to storm water and surface water.

 

Transportation 

Transportation Master Plan.

Critical Areas

 

Critical Areas    Critical Areas 

    Lands with natural hazards or lands that support certain unique, fragile

    or valuable resource areas.

 

 

 

    

    

CallBeforeYouCut 

 

 

 

    Trees   

    Information on tree removal and/or pruning for trees located within 

    critical areas.

 

   

  

 

 

 

Related Services

Code Compliance 

Construction (Building Services) 

Permit Center 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

Development Engineering Contacts

400 W. Gowe St. #300

Centennial Center

Kent, WA

Phone: 253-856-5490
Fax Number: 253-856-6504

Development Engineering Staff  

Development Engineering Manager

Brennan Taylor, P.E.
btaylor@kentwa.gov 
253-856-5591

Senior Development Engineer

Ozzie Carrasquilla
ocarrasquilla@kentwa.gov 
253-856-5538

 

Senior Development Engineer

Eric Smith

esmith@kentwa.gov

253-856-5570 

Senior Engineering Technician

Cindy Riege
criege@kentwa.gov 
253-856-5301

Administrative Assistant I

Jackie Bicknell
jbicknell@kentwa.gov 
253-856-5569 
 

 

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