News & Announcements

Regular Dayton City Council Meeting Rescheduled (Oct., 2019)

The City of Dayton hereby gives notice that the regular Dayton City Council meeting, scheduled for Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 6pm, has been rescheduled as a special meeting for Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 6pm.

The meeting will be held at the St. Joseph's Parish Hall at 112 S. 1st St., Dayton, WA 99328 (across the street from Dayton City Hall).

This meeting has been rescheduled to accomodate the 2019 Candidates Forum, hosted by the Dayton Branch of the American Association of University Women, scheduled for Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 7pm at the Libery Theater (344 E. Main St., Dayton, WA 99328).

Now Accepting Facade Grant Applications

The Dayton Development Task Force, in partnership with the City of Dayton, is proud to announce the opening of the 2020 Facade Improvement Grant Program!

Grant applications will be accepted between now and December 15, 2019. 

2020 Facade Grant Application

Qualifying projects must be within the downtown cooridor on Main Street, must improve/enhance the facade of your building, and must be for projects not yet completed.
More information can be found on the attached application.

final DDTF Grant

For more information, or to discuss a potential project, please reach out to Meagan Bailey, Director of Planning and Community Development, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Planning Commission Vacancy

There is currently one vacancy in the Dayton Planning Commission (DPC).

The DPC meets monthly, on the 4th Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm at City Hall. The objective of the DPC is to provide guidance and direction for Dayton's future growth through continued review, improvement and implementation of the city's comprehensive land use plan and related land use documents (DMC 1-13). The DPC also makes formal recommendations on all Type V projects, which includes Comprehensive Plan amendments, development regulation amendments, zoning text amendments, area-wide zoning map amendments, docketed zone reclassification's, annexations, and development agreements. Additionally, the DPC is responsible for overseeing any Type III closed record appeal, which includes conditional use permits, variances to the zoning and/or sign code, plat vacations and alterations, shoreline variances and conditional use permits, essential public facilities not already permitted, critical area variances, reasonable use exceptions and public agency exceptions.

To qualify for appointment, interested members shall have an interest in environmental affairs, planning, land use, and residential and commercial development as evidenced by training, experience, or actions; city residency is also a requirement. Appointment is made by the mayor subject to confirmation from City Council.

For more information, or to submit a letter of interest/request for appointment, please contact Meagan Bailey at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DPC Webpage 


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