Community Development


To provide excellent customer services that are responsive and sensitive to the needs of the public and to preserve and promote Moscow's distinctive character and foster a well-balanced, high-quality living and working environment through long-range planning and code administration.

Department Services

The Community Development Department is responsible for current and long-range planning services, the administration of construction permitting and inspection within the City of Moscow, as well as the management of various special projects. The Department's two divisions, Planning Services and Building Safety, are here to serve the community. Our office hours are 8am-5pm, Monday through Friday.