Camas Protocol

Governor’s Stay at Home Order

On March 23, 2020, Governor Jay Inslee issued the “Stay Home, Stay Healthy Proclamation” which was further clarified by the Construction Guidance Memorandum issued March 25, 2020.

Only certain activities including low risk construction projects per the Proclamation 20-25 Addendum are allowed until May 4, 2020.

On April 29, Gov. Inlsee issued a memo clarifying “existing construction” as construction activity that is a) needed to fulfill an obligation under a contract effective prior to March 23, 2020, or b) authorized by a government-issued permit obtained prior to March 23, 2020


Effective Immediately- all low risk construction may proceed. All work shall be conducted in accordance with Phase 1 Construction Restart COVID-19 Job Site Requirements.

Before work on the projects can resume, all contractors must develop and post a plan at each site that addresses use of the personal protective equipment like masks and gloves, on-site social distancing and sanitation. In addition, a site-specific supervisor will be designated to enforce the safety plan to monitor the health of employees, and employees will undergo training on the new policies.

Inspections will commence Monday April 27th, 2020

Applications and plan submittals will be accepted by appointment only.

For general Building questions or appointments please contact: permits@cityofcamas.us or by calling 360.817.1568.

For general Engineering questions or appointments please contact: aashton@cityofcamas.us or by calling 360.817.7231.

For general Planning questions or appointments please contact: rmaul@cityofcamas.us or by calling 360.817.7255.

For any other question please Bob Cunningham at bcunningham@cityofcamas.us or 360.817.7243