Community Development

Community Development Department

The Community Development Department is dedicated to supporting current development and economic growth within the City of Sutherlin. Community Development provides a range of services for the citizens and businesses of Sutherlin, pertaining to land development  and community planning. Along with being the primary source for public information on development in the city; Community Development is also responsible for the administration and maintenance of the comprehensive plan and zoning ordinance. We also provide support staff to the Planning Commission, Park Commission, City Council, Economic Development and various other committees.

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                Community Development Department is responsible for:      
  • Economic Development (business recruitment and coordination)
  • Long-range planning and programming implementation (Comprehensive Plan)
  • Land use and development review and processing
  • Review and updating of development procedures
  • Zoning and zoning compliance
  • Master Plans
  • Participation in park planning
  • Development Code Compliance
  • Enterprise Zone
  • Reporting to Planning Commission and City Council
  • Urban Renewal
  • Transportation Planning                                            

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Sutherlin's Population: 8,956

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