220 Fourth Avenue South, Kent WA 98032 - (253) 856-5200


The Official Website of the City of Kent

Land Survey


The City of Kent Land Survey Division provides the following services:

  • Land surveying and mapping services for city staff to support capital improvement projects, resource management, and infrastructure location
  • Safeguarding and documenting historical survey monumentation within our jurisdiction
  • Maintaining a Control Database of survey points within the City for the use of survey and mapping professionals

Click here to view our workplan for 2014


Eric Knowles, City Land Surveyor - 253-856-5575

Toby Mollett, Asst City Land Surveyor - 253-856-5574

Steve Shafer, Survey Project Coordinator - 253-856-5577

Survey Control Map


We currently are providing a map of control points within the city in PDF format. This map is for reference when contacting the Survey division for control information. We are also providing an interactive map that will allow you to get control point information from a web map. Let us know how it works for you.


Final Plat Checklist with RCWs


King County Records

King County Recorder’s website with online access to recorded documents such as survey maps, condominium and plat maps, and real estate documents (for example, deeds, mortgage documents, and tax affidavits).

Survey Control Sources
More links to control sources and survey related websites.

WSDOT Survey Monuments
Washington State Department of Transportation website for their Survey Monument database. Contains other links to survey control resources.

WCCS Control
Washington Council of County Surveyors website with access to their data warehouse containing survey control from many sources.