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Land Use Planning Division

John Bissell & Associates

John Bissell

John Bissell has worked in land use, transportation and environmental planning for more than 20 years. Mr. Bissell has worked for builders, private consultants, rural and urban planning departments in two states and worked for the Army Corps of Engineers in the Sacramento District. He also has owned and operated private businesses providing consultation, designing and project management to cities, counties and private developers.

John Bissell & Associates

John Bissell & Associates is a land use planning firm based in Edmonds, Washington. Our primary expertise is project strategy. We look for the most straight forward solutions for solving your project needs - and only the solutions that will help you reach your goal. Is you goal a more environmentally appropriate project? Is your goal a more aesthetically pleasing, or livable project? Is your goal a project that can be built economically, or provide you with the biggest return? These are all viable goals that might require different methods or strategies to get the results you want. At JBA we will listen to you and work with you to get your land use issues resolved.

The JBA portfolio includes large and small projects for the private and public sector.

Private Sector Planning:
  • Subdivisions
  • Commercial
  • Residential/Multiple Family
  • Mixed Use
  • Code Analysis and review
  • Site Design
  • Project Strategy
  • Jurisdictional Negotiations
  • Public Hearing Representation
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Master Planning
Public Sector Planning:
  • Permit Review - Staff Planning Overload Relief.
  • Permit Process Consulting
  • Code Writing
  • Master Planning
  • Comprehensive Planning