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Community Development

The Community Development Department's mission is to facilitate orderly growth and development in the Deschutes County community through coordinated programs of planning, environmental soils, building safety, Code enforcement, education, and service to the public.
The Community Development Department consists of four divisions and a code enforcement program, which provide coordinated planning and development services. There are currently 28 full-time employees in Community Development. Community Development is fee supported, paying for county overhead costs with development fees.
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Community Development


Monday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Thursday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.


Community Development Building
117 NW Lafayette Avenue
Bend, OR 97701




(541) 388-6575


Bend: (541) 385-1764
Redmond: (541) 923-3097
La Pine: (541) 536-5851

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