Lewis County Burn Restrictions – Effective June 09, 2023

Posted: June 8, 2023

Effective 12:01 A.M., June 09, 2023, the Lewis County Fire Marshal will be enacting burn restrictions on outdoor burning for all of unincorporated Lewis County, Washington.Lewis County is experiencing unseasonably …

Red Flag fire warning issued for parts of east Lewis County

Posted: June 6, 2023

The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning from June 5 at 3:11 PM PDT until June 6 at 10:00PM With the continued warm weather now and in …

Lewis County Lifts Restrictions on Outdoor Burning - Effective 8:00 A.M on October 25, 2022

Posted: Oct. 24, 2022

Effective 8:00 A.M., Tuesday, October 25, 2022, Lewis County Board of County Commissioners and Lewis County Fire Marshal will lift the current burn restrictions on outdoor burning for all unincorporated …

Limits on Food and Retail Service Uses in LAMIRDs

Posted: June 6, 2022

Effective on June 9, 2022 Lewis County will implement new state rules that limit the size of food and retail service uses in Type I Limited Areas of More Intense …

Daily Building Inspection List Now Online

Posted: April 3, 2019

Lewis County has now made the daily building inspection list accessible online! The list is updated daily, made available the morning of the inspections, and outlines the anticipated order of …

Building Permit Statistics Now Online

Posted: Jan. 25, 2019

With the goal of making information more readily available to citizens, Lewis County is proud to announce that statistics related to issued building permits are now accessible online.To view the …

Press Release - Streamlined Planning Reviews

Posted: June 28, 2018

On July 1, Lewis County will begin the implementation of a new system to streamline our planning reviews. Please view the Press Release here for more information.

Press Release Process Improvement Update #2

Posted: Feb. 16, 2017

The Lewis County Community Development Department has updated its website. The changes, recommended through the recent Permit Process Improvement Initiative, simplify the look and feel of the site and better …

Process Improvement Update

Posted: Dec. 8, 2016

Credit Cards Now Accepted in the Lewis County Permit Center Lewis County prides itself on keeping the customer's needs in sight. Requests to facilitate payment for permitting services with a …

Permit Process Improvement Initiative

Posted: Oct. 5, 2016

At the direction of the Lewis County Board of County Commissioners, county staff and customers completed a Process Improvement Initiative to identify changes to improve the residential permitting process. Please …