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  1. 2021 Accessory Dwelling Unit Lottery Results

    The Department of Community Development held the 2021 Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) Lottery on March 1, 2021 Read on...
  2. 2021 Accessory Dwelling Unit Lottery

    The 2021 accessory dwelling unit eligibility lottery will be held on March 1, 2021 at 11:30 am. The public can attend virtually or in person at the DCD office. Masks and social distancing will be required for in-person attendance. Read on...
  3. Vacation Rental Moratorium In Effect

    The San Juan County Council enacted a moratorium on new vacation rental permit applications. As of 12:01 am January 13, 2021, no vacation rental permit applications will be accepted by any county department. Read on...

    Inspections will not be conducted on jobsites where workers are not wearing masks. If workers don't have masks available and/or are unable to mask up, a re-inspection will need to be requested. Please see the COVID Alert issued by San Juan County. COVID ALERT - BUILDING TRADE SAFETY PROTOCOLS
  5. DCD & Health Drop Box at Courthouse

    Forms & payments for Community Development and Health can now be placed in the drop box in front of the main Courthouse entrance. Read on...
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AS OF Feb 2021, Plan review times are about 15-20 weeks due to furloughs, and staff shortages. 

You can check the status of your permit through our new online permit center. You can search by last name, parcel number or permit number.  The button on the upper right part of this page will take you there.