Community Development - Planning Division

I would like to welcome you to the Planning Division's web page. My name is Michael Boquist and I am the Community Development Director for the City of La Grande. The Planning Division oversees all land use standards that relate to residential, commercial and industrial development within the City of La Grande and its Urban Growth Boundary. The Planning Division also serves as the support staff for the City CouncilPlanning Commission and Landmarks Commission.

Interactive Maps

Land Use / Zoning

Proposed (DRAFT) Floodplain

Urban Renewal

Historical / Archaeological Resources

Land Use Permitting

Forms and Applications

Land Development Code



Historic Landmarks

Landmarks Application & Process

Downtown Historic District Standards

Historic Resources

Current Development Projects




Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Michael J. Boquist Community Development Director (541) 962-1307
Kendra VanCleave CEDD Secretary (541) 962-1307