333 S. Meridian, Puyallup, WA 98371 - 253-841-4321

City of Puyallup

Planning Services

Puyallup City Hall - Development Services Center 
333 S. Meridian, 2nd Floor 
Puyallup, WA 98371
Main Number 253-864-4165 
Contact the Planning Division by Email


  • In 2014, the City received a grant to complete a non-motorized transportation plan (officially called the Active Transportation Plan). Development of this plan is the second part in a three-part project including an update to the Comprehensive Plan Transportation Element (completed June 2015) and development of an ADA Transition Plan (anticipated completion Summer 2016). For more information and to review the draft plan, use this link. 

  • The Puyallup Planning Commission will conduct a Public Hearing on Wednesday, May 25, 2016, on the Low Impact Development (LID) Code Update and Land Use Regulations for Methadone Clinics. For more information, use this link.

  • The Hearing Examiner for the City of Puyallup will conduct an Appeal Hearing on Thursday, July 7, 2016, at 9:30 a.m. regarding project P-15-0104, Latitude Medical Office Building, located at 1710 5th St SE, for more information, please use this link to visit the noticing page.

  • The Puyallup City Council adopted the 2015 Comprehensive Plan Periodic Update at their November 24, 2015 meeting. For more information or to view the plan, please use this link.

  • The City is processing an annexation southwest of 39th Ave SW and 9th St SW(click here for an area map). The City Council will be holding a public hearing on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. in City Hall Council Chambers, 333 S Meridian, to take comment on: the annexation of an eight-acre area of the city's Urban Growth Area know as the "39th Ave SW Annexation", located Southwest of Puyallup corporate limits, and the assignment of City zoning to the proposed annexation. Use this link for more information.


Current Planning

Contact Current Planning for questions involving:

Long Range Planning

Contact Long Range Planning for questions involving:

Planning Division Staff

Tom Utterback, AICP
(253) 841-5502

Michelle Ochs
Administrative Secretary

Current Planning
Chris Beale, AICP
Senior Planner
(253) 841-5418

Long Range Planning
Katie Baker, AICP
Senior Planner
(253) 435-3604

Kendall Wals
Associate Planner
(253) 841-5462