Planning Department Information

Welcome to the City of Airway Heights Planning Department

The primary function of the Airway Heights Planning Department is to review land-use activities in the City including:

  • Land Segregation and Aggregation
  • Residential, Commercial and Industrial Site Development
  • Signs and Landscaping
  • Home Occupation, Temporary and Special Event Permits
  • Rezones and Conditional Use Permits
  • Annexations, Comprehensive Map and Text Changes

The Planning Department strives to provide excellent customer service to residents, landowners, and business owners in Airway Heights.  

The Airway Heights Municipal Code (AHMC) Titles that are the primary responsibility of the Planning Department are Title 14, Development Code, Title 16, Subdivisions, and Title 17, Zoning. Any questions regarding these sections of the AHMC should be directed to the Planning Department at the contacts below. 


Applications for permits and other types of reviews through the City of Airway Heights are experiencing delays due to staff shortages. The City’s staff and consultants are processing applications and reviews as quickly and efficiently as possible, and will continue to be done in the order in which complete application materials are received. We appreciate your patience as we work toward filling key positions and reducing the delay in reviews caused by this shortage.

If you have any questions regarding projects in review or complete applications requirements, please call 509-244-5514 or email for building related questions, or call 509-244-2552 or email for the Planning Department. Business calls will be returned within two business days. Thank you for your patience and understanding. 

Planning Department Contacts


Phone: (509) 244-2552

Mailing Address: 1208 S Lundstrom St, Airway Heights, WA 99001