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
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.
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.
Master plans and design manuals related to storm water and surface water.
Transportation Master Plan.
Lands with natural hazards or lands that support certain unique, fragile
or valuable resource areas.
Information on tree removal and/or pruning for trees located within
Construction (Building Services)