Exit Search Press Releases About Community Development


Lewis County lifts restrictions on outdoor burning effective Oct. 9

Posted: Oct. 6, 2023

Burn ban ends Monday morning on lands in unincorporated Lewis County.


Lewis County streamlines permitting for future campgrounds and RV parks

Posted: Oct. 5, 2023

Lewis County simplifies siting future RV parks and campgrounds.

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New Community Development resource is offered to keep citizens informed

Posted: Sept. 26, 2023

Lewis County Community Development offers new easy access resource.


Lewis County Fire Marshal modifies burn restrictions, effective Sept. 23

Posted: Sept. 22, 2023

Lewis County Fire Marshal relaxes burn restrictions.


Fire Marshal issues a total burn ban on unincorporated Lewis County

Posted: Aug. 15, 2023

Burn ban imposed in unincorporated Lewis County.


Lewis County Community Development seeks consultant to assist with comprehensive plan update

Posted: June 29, 2023

The Lewis County Department of Community Development has released a Request for Proposal to hire a consultant to assist with a periodic comprehensive plan update.

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Lewis County offers an online building inspection request process

Posted: June 13, 2023

Lewis County Community Development continues to adopt ways to better serve the public, with the use of an online building inspection request platform.

“Community Development strives to provide professional, timely and predictable service with a focus on customer service and continuous improvement,” said Lewis County Building Official and county Fire Marshal Doyle Sanford.


Lewis County Fire Marshal issues outdoor burning restrictions

Posted: June 8, 2023

The Lewis County Fire Marshal has announced burn restrictions on outdoor burning for unincorporated lands in the county, beginning at 12:00 a.m. Friday, June 9, with unseasonably dry conditions and an unusual amount of runaway burn piles.

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Lewis County launches project to plan for the future of Onalaska

Posted: May 31, 2023

Lewis County Community Development is working with the community of Onalaska on ways to manage and guide future growth.