Community Development

In concert with the values and spirit of Centralia, the Community Development Department is committed to building and maintaining a safe, attractive, and quality environment where city residents can live, work, and play.

Office Hours & Contacts

  • For assistance with scheduling inspections, please email Mike Watilo or call 360-330-7662 (Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm).
  • For permitting assistance, call 360-330-7662 (Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm).
  • For general permitting, planning, and zoning related questions, email Hillary Hoke or call 360-330-7684 (Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm).
  • For all other questions or concerns, please email Emil Pierson or call 360-330-7662 (Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm).