Planning Department

The City contracts with Columbia County Planning Department to provide Dayton with planning and building services.  Their office is located at 114 S. 2nd Street, Dayton, WA.  

The Planning Department provides guidance to encourage growth, enhance the character of the community; and partnership with businesses and residents to address interests and preserve strong, healthy neighborhoods.  Our focus is on economic vitality, environmental integrity, and quality project development design.

If you have any planning, land use or building questions you can contact Meagan Bailey, Planning Director at 509.382.4676 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..