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Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Lincoln County Records Inventory

Zoning Records

1952-[ongoing]

Series documents the development and implementation of codes and policies relating to the zoning of county lands and to illustrate and locate the various zoned areas within the county. Records include uniform zone codes and ordinances depicting various zoned lands in the county. Information in codes and ordinances includes definition, code/ordinance numbers, purposes, uses, conditions for use, and changes made to codes/ordinances. Maps include area and/or zone descriptions, dates created, scales, and commissioners' signatures. Areas are typically zoned for residential, industrial, commercial, flood plain, agricultural, timber, public and government, and mineral extraction uses.

Records at the Lincoln County Courthouse, Clerk's Office:
[Comprehensive Plan and Zone Changes], 1997-2007 (4 cu.ft.).

Records at the Lincoln County Courthouse, County Counsel's Office:
Lincoln County Code [includes comprehensive plan and zoning ordinance information-title varies], 1982-present (1 volume).

Records at the Lincoln County Public Service Building, Planning and Development Department Office:
Planning [Land Use Action Case Files-includes subdivisions, partitions, zone changes, conditional uses, and related actions], 2004-present (24 cu.ft.).

Records at the Lincoln County Public Service Building, Planning and Development Department Map Room:
1980 Counter Books [Zone Maps-on assessor's map base], ca.1980 (1 volume);
Misc. Maps [includes topographic, enumeration districts, wetlands, aerial photographs, county addresses, cities and vicinities, zoning and comprehensive plan development-rolled], ca.1952-1985 (ca.100 maps and photographs);
[Planning Permits Rolodex Index-indexes partitions, zone changes, conditional uses, and related actions], 1971-ca.1998 (.75 cu.ft.);
[Zone Maps-on assessor's map base], n.d. (9 volumes).

Records at the Lincoln County Public Service Building, Planning and Development Department Office, Counter:
Lincoln County Code [Land Use Planning-includes comprehensive plan and zoning ordinance information], 2007 (1 binder); 2009 (1 binder);
Lincoln County Zoning Ordinance, 1982 (1 volume);
[Zone Maps], n.d.-present (4 volumes).

Records at the Lincoln County Public Service Building, Planning and Development Department Office, Library Bookcase:
Comprehensive Plan [Records-includes drafts, maps, amendments, exceptions, inventories, and related documents in binders-title varies], 1979-present (ca.6 cu.ft.);
Ord. #138 Enacting Comprehensive Plan [includes ordinances related to the urban growth boundary, estuary management, zoning, subdivisions, and agricultural lands], 1975-1981 (1 binder).

Records at the Lincoln County Public Service Building, Planning and Development Department Upstairs Storage Room:
Planning Permits [Land Use Action Case Files-includes partitions, zone changes, conditional uses, and related actions], 1971-2003 (150 cu.ft.).

Records at the Lincoln County Public Service Building, Clerk's Elections Storage Room:
[Lincoln County Code] [includes comprehensive plan and zoning ordinance information], ca.1981-1990 (1 volume).

Records at the Lincoln County Community Corrections Building, County Archives:
Mapping & Addressing [ Maps-includes assessment and zoning maps-in hanging file cabinet], n.d. (ca.100 maps);
Planning Appeals [Case Files-includes comprehensive plan and zoning ordinance amendment information], 1988-1998 (2 cu.ft.);
Zoning Appeals [Case Files], 1988-1994 (3 cu.ft.).

Records at the Lincoln County Web Site:
Lincoln County Code [includes comprehensive plan, zoning, and land division information], ca.1982-present (Internet);
Zoning Maps, n.d.-present (Internet).

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