Information Links
Agendas & Minutes

Brett Estes
Interim Community Development Director
Phone: 503-338-5183
bestes@astoria.or.us

Barbara Fryer
City Planner / Project Manager
Phone: 503-338-5183
bfryer@astoria.or.us

Tiffany Taylor
Administrative Assistant

Phone: 503-338-5183
ttaylor@astoria.or.us

Lisa Ferguson
Building Codes Permit Technician
Phone: 503-325-1004
lferguson@astoria.or.us

Building Official / Code Enforcement Officer
Phone: 503-325-1004 
buildingdivision@astoria.or.us


Community Development

The Community Development Department is responsible for economic development, land use planning, zoning administration, building inspection, historic preservation, code enforcement, and the Urban Renewal Districts. The Department provides staff support to the Planning Commission (APC), the Historic Landmarks Commission (HLC), the Design Review Committee (DRC), Astoria Development Commission (ADC), and the Traffic Safety Advisory Committee (TSC).

The Department administers the City Comprehensive Plan, and the Development Code. The Department also administers the City’s Building Inspection Program.

The office is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
8:00 AM- 11:00 AM:  All Staff will be available at the counter.
11:00 AM- 5:00 PM:  All Staff will be available by appointment only.  
Please walk-in, Email, or call 503-338-5183 to schedule an appointment.

HOW TO CONTACT US:

  • Phone us at: (503) 338-5183
  • Fax us at: (503) 338-6538
  • E-mail us at: planning@astoria.or.us
  • Mail your inquiries to:
    Community Development Department
    Astoria City Hall
    1095 Duane Street
    Astoria, OR 97103

Resources

The following plans and documents are available from the Community Development Department either through the web link, or a paper copy is available at a reasonable cost by contacting the Department as noted above.

Astor-East Urban Renewal Plan
Astor-West Urban Renewal Plan
Astoria City Code
Astoria Comprehensive Plan
Astoria Development Code
Astoria Gateway Area Transportation and Growth Management Plan 
Astoria Port-Uniontown Transportation Refinement Plan 
Buildable Lands Inventory
Downtown Parking Plan
East Gateway Transportation Plan
Gateway Master Plan
Historic Preservation Plan
Rehab Astoria Right 
Riverfront Vision Plan
Riverfront Vision Plan Appendices
Trails Master Plan (This is a large file and may take extra time to load.)
Transportation System Plan, Volume 1 
Transportation System Plan, Volume 2 
User's Guide to Transportation Improvements in Astoria

The Community Development Department manages the following services. For more information, contact planning@astoria.or.us or 503-338-5183. 



Connect with us

Information Links
Agendas & Minutes

Brett Estes
Interim Community Development Director
Phone: 503-338-5183
bestes@astoria.or.us

Barbara Fryer
City Planner / Project Manager
Phone: 503-338-5183
bfryer@astoria.or.us

Tiffany Taylor
Administrative Assistant

Phone: 503-338-5183
ttaylor@astoria.or.us

Lisa Ferguson
Building Codes Permit Technician
Phone: 503-325-1004
lferguson@astoria.or.us

Building Official / Code Enforcement Officer
Phone: 503-325-1004 
buildingdivision@astoria.or.us