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Archive: 2008 Update

Archive: 2008 Update

2008 King County Comprehensive Plan

Adopted October 6, 2008 and updated October 27, 2010

The 2008 Comprehensive Plan with 2010 Update, is listed below by section. Adopted by the King County Council October 6, 2008, the 2008 Update was the third major update to the King County Comprehensive Plan. For other comprehensive plan documents, see the Plan History and Archive.


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Table of Contents

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Chapter One - Regional Planning

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Map: Land Use 2008, PDF* (2.3MB)

Chapter Two - Urban Communities

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Map: Interim Potential Annexation Areas 2008, PDF* (2.7MB)
Map: Urban Centers 2008, PDF* (1.4MB)

Chapter Three - Rural Legacy and Natural Resource Lands

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Map: Mineral Resources 2008, PDF* (1.5MB) 
Table: Mineral Resources property information for the Mineral Resources map, PDF* (21KB) 
Map: Agriculture and Forest Lands 2008, PDF* (1.7MB)

Chapter Four - Environment

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Map: Wildlife Habitat Network and Public Ownership 2008, PDF* (3.1MB)

Chapter Five - Shoreline Master Program - Reserved
Chapter Six - Parks, Open Space and Cultural Resources

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Map: King County's Open Space System 2008, PDF* (2.6MB)

Chapter Seven - Transportation

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Chapter Eight - Services, Facilities and Utilities

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Chapter Nine - Economic Development

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Chapter Ten - Community Plans

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Chapter Eleven - Implementation

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Map Amendments Table of Contents

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Map Amendments 1 - 23

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Map Amendments 24 - 31

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Technical Appendices

Technical Appendix A - Capital Facilities
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Technical Appendix B - Housing
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Technical Appendix C - Transportation

  • Cover and Table of Contents
  • I. Arterial Functional Classification
  • II. Transportation Inventory
  • III. King County Travel Demand Forecasting Model
    • A. Network Development
    • B. 2022 Committed Network Projects
    • C. Land Use Data Development Process
    • D. Y2000 and Y2022 Households and Jobs by KC Model Zone
    • E. Productions and Attractions by Trip Type, by Model Zone
    • F. 2022 PM Peak Hour Volumes, King County Arterials and 
      G. 2022 PM Peak Hour Volumes, State Facilities
  • IV. Transportation Needs Report

Technical Appendix D - Growth targets and the Urban Growth Area
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2008 Comprehensive Plan Update SEPA documents

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