Community Development

Community Development Department


Second Floor, Suite 200
310 W. Poplar Street
Walla Walla, WA 99362

Staff Directory
Resolution 19-185, appointing duties of CDD Director

509-524-2610 Main
509-524-2611 Inspection Requests
509-524-2612 Daily Burn Decision
Send general email to
Submit documents/applications by email to
eTRAKiT web portal

To participate in a survey to improve County Services click here:

Please note the updated Land Use/Planning fees effective July 1, 2019.  A menu can be viewed here


**eTRAKiT Upgrade**
We are now able to take payments via the etrakit portal.  There are walk through instructions for this on the eTRAKiT portal page

Mission Statement

2019 CDD Mission Statement
To provide Building, Land Use, and Code Compliance services to the citizens of Walla Walla County through the application of local, state and federal policies and regulations which facilitate the growth of the local economy, enhance the quality of life for current and future generations, and protect the general public health and safety.

Community Development Department staff will provide service that is courteous, efficient, responsive, professional, and solution focused.

Hours of Operation

NEW: Revised office hours for Walla Walla County Community Development Department

Beginning Monday, August 5, 2019, our new office hours are Monday through Friday, from 10:00 a.m. to 3 p.m., or by appointment.  The office will remain open during the lunch hour and there will be no change to the inspection schedule.

You may also visit our website for 24/7 services such as the eTRAKiT permitting portal and you may email the department for information.

This reduction in hours will allow staff to concentrate on reviewing applications as well as making operational changes that are needed to improve department efficiency and provide better assistance to our customers.
Newsletter for Spring 2019