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Physical and Mailing Address
1800 Continental Place
Mount Vernon WA 98273

Frequent Inquiries

General questions 360-416-1320
Burn permits 360-416-1840
Building inspection requests 360-416-1330
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Public comments How to comment on legislation and permit applications
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Staff Contacts by Topic

Topic Staff
Access Public Works, 416-1340
Boundary line adjustments Grace Roeder, Annie Matsumoto-Grah
Building code Randy Johnson, Kendra Cole, Jack Moore
Burn permits Bonnie LaCount, Mark Anderson
Cell towers (building permits) Jeanne Aungst, Kate Sharp
Cell towers (SUP and eligible facilities) Annie Matsumoto-Grah
Code enforcement Scott Duncan,
Comprehensive Plan Stacie Pratschner
Critical areas John Cooper, Leah Forbes, Betsy Stevenson
Drinking water Alison Mohns, Ron Palmer
Fill and Grade Shawn Christensen
Fire Inspections Mark Anderson, Bonnie LaCount
Fireworks Permits Bonnie LaCount, Mark Anderson
Fire investigation records Kathy Jewell, Bonnie LaCount
Fire, burning, fireworks Bonnie LaCount
Flood Jeanne Aungst, Gwen Hoops, Jack Moore
Food safety Public Health Department Food Safety Program
Forest practices John Cooper, Betsy Stevenson
Gravel/mining John Cooper
Home-based business Tawnee Clearbrook, Annie Matsumoto-Grah
Land use code Tawnee Clearbrook, Annie Matsumoto-Grah, Allison Sanders
Land divisions Tawnee Clearbrook, Annie Matsumoto-Grah, Allison Sanders
Legislation Stacie Pratschner
Lot certification Jeanne Aungst, Gwen Hoops, Grace Roeder
Marijuana (i-502) Annie Matsumoto-Grah
Restaurants Public Health Department Food Safety Program
Revisions – Building Plans Randy Johnson, Kendra Cole, Jack Moore
Revisions – Site Plans Robin Tempest, Kate Sharp
Rezones Stacie Pratschner
SEPA Brandon Black
Septic Public Health Department Septic Program
Setbacks (zoning) Robin Tempest, Kate Sharp, Annie Matsumoto-Grah
Shorelines Leah Forbes, John Cooper, Betsy Stevenson
Special uses Tawnee Clearbrook, Annie Matsumoto-Grah, Allison Sanders
Stormwater Shawn Christensen
Variances Tawnee Clearbrook, Annie Matsumoto-Grah, Allison Sanders

Staff Directory

Last Name First Name Title Phone
Aldridge Pam Permit Tech I 360-416-1399
Anderson Lori Permit Tech II 360-416-1339
Anderson Mark Deputy Fire Marshal II 360-416-1843
Aungst Jeanne Permit Tech II 360-416-1348
Black Brandon Senior Planner/Team Supervisor 360-416-1326
Christensen Shawn Stormwater Review Tech 360-416-1327
Clearbrook Tawnee Permit Coordinator 360-416-1344
Cole Kendra Plans Examiner II 360-416-1341
Cooper John Hydrogeologist Planner 360-416-1334
Duncan Scott Code Enforcement Officer 360-416-1343
Forbes Leah Senior Planner 360-416-1337
Hardt Christian Permit Tech 1 360-416-1398
Hart Hal Director 360-416-1328
Hoops Gwen Permit Tech II 360-416-1379
Jewell Kathy Admin Coordinator 360-416-1338
Jewett Krista Permit Tech II 360-416-1397
Johnson Randy Plans Examiner Lead 360-416-1321
LaCount Bonnie Deputy Fire Marshal I 360-416-1842
Matsumoto-Grah Annie Associate Planner 360-416-1349
Mohns Alison Senior Water Resource Planner 360-416-1322
Moore Jack Building Official 360-416-1333
Palmer Ron Senior Water Resource Planner 360-416-1561
Pratschner Stacie Senior Planner/Team Supervisor 360-416-1336
Roeder Grace Senior Planner 360-416-1332
Sanders Allison Assistant Planner 360-416-1331
Sharp Kate Permit Tech II 360-416-1335
Stevenson Betsy Senior Planner/Team Supervisor 360-416-1323
Tempest Robin Permit Tech II 360-416-1342
Vanderlinden Bob Building Inspector 360-416-1324