Zoning Code Details

Guideline descriptions of zoning (subject to change):

JurisdictionZoning CodeDetailed Description
CountyMRThis district acknowledges the limited uses of the publicly-owned military reservation, known as Fort Lewis. This district recognizes that the primary purpose of the military reservation is the military mission of training and national defense. A secondary purpose is natural resource production. Although Thurston County does not have regulatory authority over federally-owned lands, these regulations would apply to the extent allowed by federal law.
OlympiaMR 10-18 
Olympia UGAMR 7-136. Mixed Residential Seven to Thirteen Units per Acre (MR 7-13). To accommodate a compatible mixture of houses, duplexes, townhouses, and apartments in integrated developments with densities averaging between seven and thirteen units per acre; to provide a broad range of housing opportunities; to provide a variety of housing types and styles; and to provide for development with a density and configuration that facilitates effective and efficient mass transit service. This district generally consists of parcels along arterial or collector streets of sufficient size to enable development of a variety of housing type