Planning Department

*Important Office Notice*
Office hours are Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10 am to 4 pm with a lunchtime closure - 12:00 - 1:00 pm. Masks are optional in the office.  Appointments with staff are encouraged and can be accommodated Monday-Friday. We also offer video calls. We strongly encourage customers to contact us first by phone or email to determine whether an in-person visit is necessary. Please scroll down for many online available tools and resources.  

*Satellite Office in Maupin *
The Wasco County Planning Department will begin having monthly office hours one Friday a month in Maupin beginning in April 2022.  Office hours are Friday , 10 am to 1 pm.  Currently, scheduled days are April 15, May 13, June 17, July 15 and August 12. 



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