Clackamas County Zoning and Comprehensive Plan designations are currently applied to properties located within the City of Damascus. The City's Comprehensive Plan designations and zoning will be in effect once the City's Comprehensive Plan is adopted by Damascus City Council. Public hearings will take place during the Comprehensive Plan adoption process and property owners will be notified.
The Clackamas County website provides a wealth of information on individual properties within Damascus and Clackamas County, including the current zoning. The Clackamas County zoning map can be found online. This map is in PDF format and difficult to navigate online. For ease of use, first save this map on your computer.
To view a map of individual properties in Damascus or Clackamas County, you may visit CMap on Clackamas County's website. Enter an address, tax lot number or the cross streets for a particular property and this site will bring up a map and an aerial photo of the property. This site also provides other information including building characteristics, zoning, tax information, services provided, and potential natural hazards on a property.
The Clackamas County Zoning and Development Ordinance can be found online. The Development Ordinance can be used to determine the allowed uses in a particular zoning district. Simply click on the section for the zoning that applies to your property to access a description of the allowed uses. Please note that the Clackamas County Development Ordinance in place when the City of Damascus contracted with Clackamas County to process land use regulations remains in place and any changes made to the Clackamas County Zoning Ordinance since then does not apply to properties in Damascus.
You may contact Clackamas County for further zoning information:
- PHONE 503-742-4500. Please have ready an address or reference parcel number (Township, Range, Section, and Tax Lot Number)
- E-MAIL your question to Clackamas County's public service staff: e-mail public service