Planning

City Hall - What to Know Before You Visit

The Planning  Department is now open for limited hours, from 10 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. daily. Appointments can be made outside of these times, during regularly scheduled staff hours. 

Face masks are required inside City Hall. It is highly encouraged to call ahead to schedule a time to meet with staff to ensure availability. Occupancy in the Community Development/Public Works reception area is currently limited to two people or one family, to ensure proper physical distancing can be met.


The Planning Division is located on the second floor of City Hall. It focuses on City development through long-range land use planning, while preserving and protecting Silverton's infrastructure and natural resources.

Services include:

  • Administer the Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Ordinance, Geographic Information System mapping database, and other City ordinances
  • Coordinate with City land use policies, regulations, and other legislation to ensure developments are consistent with the City's standards
  • Analyze existing conditions and future trends in transportation, land use, housing, recreation, natural resources, community services, and economic development
  • Provide administrative support to the Planning Commission and other City appointed committees

FEE SCHEDULE
Adjustment Application $550.00
Annexations:
Minor Annexation Application -
Less than two (2) acres
$2,750.00
Major Annexation Application -
Two (2) or more acres; or if it involves more than one (1) property
$2,750.00 plus $55.00 per acre for every acre over five (5) acres (plus an additional $2,750.00 deposit if the annexation is referred to a vote)
Comprehensive Plan Amendment Application $2,750.00
Conditional Use Application $1,100.00
Design Review:
New Construction $825.00
Addition $550.00
Public Hearing Required $1,100.00
Parking Lot Only $550.00
With Traffic Analysis performed by City's Traffic Engineer $350.00 (plus actual cost of the Traffic Analysis)
Land Use Approval Extension Application
$300.00
Historic Design Review Application $50.00
Modification:
Minor Modification Application $400.00
Major Modification Application
$550.00
Partition:
Minor Partition Application $550.00
Major Partition Application
$825.00
Final Plat Approval $350.00
Property Line Adjustment Application $550.00
Planned Unit Development:
Without Traffic Analysis $2,750.00 ($27.50 per lot)
With Traffic Analysis performed by the City Traffic Engineer $3,500.00 (plus $27.50 per lot and actual cost of Traffic Engineer review)
With Traffic Analysis performed by the Professional Engineer $3,500.00 (plus $27.50 per lot and actual cost of of City's Traffic Engineer review)
Final Plat Approval Application $660.00
Subdivision:
Without Traffic Analysis $2,750.00
With Traffic Analysis performed by the City Traffic Engineer $3,500.00 (plus $27.50 per lot and actual cost of Traffic Engineer review)
With Traffic Analysis performed by the Professional Engineer
$3,500.00 (plus $27.50 per lot and actual cost of of City's Traffic Engineer review)
Final Plat Approval $660.00
Variance Application $725.00
Zone Change:
Zone Map or Text Change Application $2,750.00
Miscellaneous:
Appeal of a Land Use Decision Application $500.00
Code Interpretation Application $100.00
Floodplain Development Permit $300.00
Formal Pre-Application Process $300.00
Outdoor Seating Permit $50.00
Sign Posting Deposit Agreement to pay for sign at $300.00 if not returned at conclusion of land use action
Street Vacation $725.00
Temporary Sales Office/Model home application $100.00
Temporary Building/Trailer/Structure $100.00
Documents:
A copy of the Comprehensive Plan; Transportation Master Plan; Parks & Recreation Plan; or Development Code $35.00