Limited and extended use permits
A Limited ROW Use Permit is required for construction of all private improvements in the public right-of-way and for all private uses of the public right-of-way for less than one year.
An Extended ROW Use Permit is required for use of the public right-of-way lasting more than one year, for example, for a privately maintained road.
A ROW use permit is not required for direct driveway connections from an adjacent parcel to a maintained King County road. However, connections shall be made in accordance with adopted King County Road Standards.
Legal Authority: Title 14.28 of the King County Code.
Administered by: The Department of Local Services, Permitting Division.