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P.O. Box 2315
480 East Ave. N.
Ketchum, ID  83340
Ph: 208.726.3841
Fax: 208.726.8234
Department of Planning and Building
Overview

Welcome to the Ketchum Department of Planning and Building. This department is responsible for developing and coordinating a variety of strategic, professional, administrative, and technical work in the broad area of community development:
  • Code writing and revision
  • Comprehensive long-range planning                
  • Design review and current planning
  • Community sustainability and resiliency
  • Regional planning                
  • Hotel and other large scale developments
  • Special land use studies
  • Floodplain management
  • Staff support to the Planning and Zoning Commission, City Council, and Ketchum Energy Advisory Committee
  • Community development
  • Zoning administration
  • Building permits and inspections
  • Code enforcement 
  • Citizen engagement  
  • Bike, pedestrian and streetscape planning  
  • Natural resources conservation         
  • Various other programs of the city related to development, land use, community development, housing, special projects, and strategic planning

Click to view the recently adopted Title 17 Zoning Code.

Recently Approved Design Review Ordinance

Contact Us
General Information
Department of Planning and Building
participate@ketchumidaho.org

PO Box 2315
480 East Avenue North
Ketchum, ID 83340

Planning:
Building:
FAX:
208.726.7801
208.726-7802
208.726.7812

Micah Austin
Director of Planning and Building
maustin@ketchumidaho.org

Brittany Skelton
Senior Planner
bskelton@ketchumidaho.org

Keshia Owens
Planning Technician
kowens@ketchumidaho.org

Marta Thompson
Building and Fire Clerk
mthompson@ketchumfire.org

Jeff Egan
Building Official
jegan@dbs.idaho.gov

Jim Lynch
Building Inspector
jlynch@dbs.idaho.gov