This Act provides growth management criteria and requirements for Washington with the intention of controlling uncoordinated and unplanned growth to protect rural lands. This Act also guides comprehensive planning in Washington and authorizes local units of government to plan and zone for future land uses.
Washington Growth Management Act
Statutes and Ordinances
Level of Government
Land Use Planning, Planning for Agriculture and Food Systems, Smart Growth / Growth Management
Wash. Rev. Code §§ 36.70A.010 to 36.70A.904 (2013).