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SDCI Closures, Service Updates, and Inspection Requirements

SDCI customer service areas remain closed until further notice and continue offering services online. King County has approval from the State Department of Health to allow all private construction activities that are low-risk and adhere to strict COVID 19 Job site Requirements. The City of Seattle has issued requirements for construction projects seeking inspections. The City WILL NOT INSPECT any site that does not follow these requirements.


Summary: The City of Seattleā€™s design review process requires that certain new construction projects undergo a discretionary review of the siting and design of new development. This Tip is intended to provide general information about design review and offer detailed instructions about the application, submittal and review process.

Date Revised: 06/23/2020

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