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2008 King County Comprehensive Plan

Adopted October 6, 2008 and updated October 27, 2010

The 2008 Comprehensive Plan with 2010 Update, is listed below by section. Adopted by the King County Council October 6, 2008, the 2008 Update was the third major update to the King County Comprehensive Plan. For other comprehensive plan documents, see the Plan History and Archive.

Copies also are available at DDES, 900 Oakesdale Avenue SW, Renton, or at King County libraries (external link). For alternate formats, call DDES at 206-296-6600.

Cover

PDF* (9KB) or MS Word* (29KB)

Table of Contents

PDF* (43KB) or MS Word* (28KB)

Introduction

PDF* (76KB) or MS Word* (72KB)

Chapter One - Regional Planning

PDF* (118KB) or MS Word* (131KB) 
Map: Land Use 2008, PDF* (2.3MB)

Chapter Two - Urban Communities

PDF* (219KB) or MS Word* (476KB) 
Map: Interim Potential Annexation Areas 2008, PDF* (2.7MB)
Map: Urban Centers 2008, PDF* (1.4MB)

Chapter Three - Rural Legacy and Natural Resource Lands

PDF* (492KB) or MS Word* (348KB) 
Map: Mineral Resources 2008, PDF* (1.5MB) 
Table: Mineral Resources property information for the Mineral Resources map, PDF* (21KB) 
Map: Agriculture and Forest Lands 2008, PDF* (1.7MB)

Chapter Four - Environment

PDF* (220KB) or MS Word* (373KB) 
Map: Wildlife Habitat Network and Public Ownership 2008, PDF* (3.1MB)

Chapter Five - Shoreline Master Program - Reserved
Chapter Six - Parks, Open Space and Cultural Resources

PDF* (502KB) or MS Word* (474KB) 
Map: King County's Open Space System 2008, PDF* (2.6MB)

Chapter Seven - Transportation

PDF* (163KB) or MS Word* (185KB)

Chapter Eight - Services, Facilities and Utilities

PDF* (351KB) or MS Word* (243KB)

Chapter Nine - Economic Development

PDF* (261KB) or MS Word* (107KB)

Chapter Ten - Community Plans

PDF* (204KB) or MS Word* (159KB)

Chapter Eleven - Implementation

PDF* (82KB) or MS Word* (65KB)

Glossary

PDF* (107KB) or MS Word* (142KB)

Map Amendments Table of Contents

PDF* (47KB) or MS Word* (27KB)

Map Amendments 1 - 23

PDF* (4.8MB) or MS Word* (7.6MB)

Map Amendments 24 - 31

PDF* (1.2MB) or MS Word* (2.9MB)

Technical Appendices

Technical Appendix A - Capital Facilities
PDF* (123KB) or MS Word* (167KB)

Technical Appendix B - Housing
PDF* (411KB) or MS Word* (4.5MB)

Technical Appendix C - Transportation

  • Cover and Table of Contents
  • I. Arterial Functional Classification
  • II. Transportation Inventory
  • III. King County Travel Demand Forecasting Model
    • A. Network Development
    • B. 2022 Committed Network Projects
    • C. Land Use Data Development Process
    • D. Y2000 and Y2022 Households and Jobs by KC Model Zone
    • E. Productions and Attractions by Trip Type, by Model Zone
    • F. 2022 PM Peak Hour Volumes, King County Arterials and 
      G. 2022 PM Peak Hour Volumes, State Facilities
  • IV. Transportation Needs Report

Technical Appendix D - Growth targets and the Urban Growth Area
PDF* (172KB) or MS Word* (218KB)

 

2008 Comprehensive Plan Update SEPA documents

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To request this information in alternate formats for people with disabilities, call 206-296-6600 or TTY Relay: 711.

The 2010 Comprehensive Plan update to the King County Comprehensive Plan 2008 proposes an amendment to the Urban Growth Area boundary at Issaquah Highlands, an update of the Transportation Needs Report (TNR Website), amendments of the King County Code related to process improvements, and two pilot projects to test implementation of a form based zoning code.

Executive Transmittal Letter

PDF* (328KB) New 03/04/2010

Issaquah Highlands UGA Amendment

  • Proposed Issaquah Highlands UGA Boundary Adjustment - Staff Report 
    (PDF*, 36KB or MS Word, 58KB) Updated 03/04/2010
  • Existing Zoning Map (PDF*, 282KB)
  • Existing CPLU Map (PDF*, 275KB)
  • Proposed Zoning Map (PDF*, 290KB)
  • Proposed CPLU Map (PDF*, 290KB)

Transportation Needs Report 2010 - Executive Recommended

TNR Website

Amendments to the King County Code

Process Improvements Ordinance Summary

PDF * (34KB) or MS Word (79KB) Updated 03/04/2010

Process Improvements Ordinance

PDF * (336KB) or MS Word (1.5MB) Updated 03/04/2010 

Form Based Code - Pilot Projects

Staff Report

PDF* (30KB) or MS Word (80KB) Updated 03/04/2010 

Cottage Lake Area Map

PDF* (664KB) Updated 01/26/2010 

Cottage Lake Area - Existing Zoning Map

PDF* (753KB) Updated 01/26/2010 

Cottage Lake Area - Existing CPLU Map

PDF* (533KB) 

SR900 and S 129th St Area Map

PDF* (219KB) 

SR900 and S 129th St Area - Existing Zoning Map

PDF* (247KB) 

SR900 and S 129th St Area - Existing CPLU Map

PDF* (236KB) 

Comprehensive Plan Land Uses

PDF* (13KB) or MS Word (46KB) 

Form Based Code - Text

Cover

PDF* (11KB) or MS Word (27KB)

Table of Contents

PDF* (50KB) or MS Word (35KB)

Introduction

PDF* (82KB) or MS Word (62KB)

Framework: The Transect

PDF* (146KB) or MS Word (130KB)

Building Standards

PDF* (438KB) or MS Word (987KB)

Street Standards

PDF* (1.9MB) or MS Word (2.4MB)

Civic Space Standards

PDF* (298KB) or MS Word (1.1MB)

Architectural Standards

PDF* (392KB) or MS Word (662KB)

Definitions

PDF* (134KB) or MS Word (100KB)

Technical Corrections

PDF* (27KB) or MS Word (46KB) New 03/04/2010

For questions about the King County Comprehensive Plan or the 2010 update, contact Paul Reitenbach at 206-296-6705 or e-mail paul.reitenbach@kingcounty.gov.

*Note: To view PDFs, free software from Adobe is required. Word documents require Microsoft software. For assistance, see helpful hints.

To request this information in alternate formats for people with disabilities, call 206-296-6600 or TTY Relay: 711.