The Valley County Planning and Zoning Department offers many services and enforces a multitude of ordinances and codes. The Planning and Zoning Department administers and advises on the following:

We offer assistance to applicants, zoning information and interpretations to the general public, as well as real estate agents, lawyers, surveyors, engineers, financial institutions, and other professionals.

The Planning and Zoning staff also:

  • Reviews all building permits
  • Assigns addresses
  • Certifies parcel approval for Central District Health Department applications for septic system permits
  • Handles flood plain determinations for the public and professionals
  • Offers assistance with elevation certifications and map amendments
  • Provides management of our community rating system with FEMA, including public communication

It is our policy to provide friendly and efficient service to the public and coordinate with other jurisdictions to the best of our abilities.


Planning and Zoning Administrator
and Floodplain Coordinator

Cynda Herrick, AICP, CFM
Phone: 208-382-7115
Fax: 208-382-7119


Lori Hunter

P & Z Commissioners:

Ed Allen
Bryan Cooley
Ray Cooper
Johanna Defoort
Scott Freeman

219 North Main Street
PO Box 1350
Cascade, ID 83611