Planning & Zoning Brochures
Accessory Dwelling Units - describes the regulations and standards to meet when placing an accessory dwelling unit in the urban areas of Marion County
Marion County Land Use Application Process - describes the process used by the Planning Division to review land use applications
Agri-Tourism - Regulations for obtaining a permit to hold events and activities in rural Marion County.
Operating a Business out of Your Home - Rural - describes the regulations for home occupations in rural Marion County
Operating a Business out of Your Home - Urban - describes the regulations for home occupations for property in an urban growth boundary area (not to be confused with inside city limits)
Regulations on Keeping or Raising Pets and Animals in Marion County - information on raising animals on residential property, definitions of pets versus livestock, etc.
Mobile Food Vendors - Regulations for offering food for consumption as a walk-up service
Raising Chickens in Your Backyard - describes the regulations for the keeping of chickens on residentially zoned property located in the urban
growth boundary areas of Marion County.
Wind Power Generation Regulations - information on county regulations for small wind turbines, use of power generated by wind turbines, power for personal use versus selling "back to the grid", etc.
Marion County's Backyard Burning Program - the county's backyard burn regulations for property within the Salem-Keizer Urban Growth Boundary including contact information for "burn days", what kind of materials can and cannot be burned, how to obtain a permit, etc.
Information About Flood Insurance - information on the National Flood Insurance Program, including how to obtain flood insurance for property that is not in a floodplain
Outdoor Mass Gatherings - regulations for obtaining a permit for an outdoor mass gathering, exceeding 750 people, in rural Marion County
Marion County's Code Enforcement Program - information on the office that handles zoning and land use complaints including types of complaints covered, how to file a complaint, and what happens after a complaint is filed
Off-Road Vehicle Regulations - contains information on off-road vehicle regulations, exceptions, how to file a complaint, etc.
Noise Regulations - information on what is considered excessive noise or distrubing the peace, which county office or agency to call regarding noise, how to file a complaint, etc.