First Street redesign approved by Council

After three community meetings and numerous citizen board meetings, the design for the First Street was approved by Council on January 22, 2019. Like the Second Street redesign of 2014, the First Street project also aims to make Langley more friendly to all types of transportation by adding crosswalks and calming traffic. The City of…

Council passes new code amendments to enable more workforce housing

On January 22nd, City Council approved several code amendments aiming to expand workforce housing options while also respecting the look and scale of Langley. The new code promotes environmentally friendly and efficient infill development by relaxing Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU) requirements, implementing a “Tiny House” code and removing barriers to boardinghouse approval. The new amendments,…

Affordable Housing Open House

On Wednesday June 27 at the Langley United Methodist Church the Planning Department and Planning Advisory Board (PAB) held an open house to present some proposed amendments to the Municipal Code.  The purpose of these amendments is to: ·         implement the Comprehensive Plan ·         reduce barriers to facilitate the construction of more housing ·         encourage…

Annual Docket Review: Applications Being Accepted Now.

ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS Comprehensive Plan Amendment Docket While the Comprehensive Plan update was the subject of a multi-year process there may be specific property issues that were not addressed during that process that property owners would like an opportunity to resolve. Applications may be submitted by property owners and residents. Applications are being accepted NOW thru…

Comprehensive Plan Open House Update

On Monday October 30 the City of Langley hosted an Open House to allow residents, neighbors, business owners and other stake holders to view and discuss the proposed changes to the 2017 Comprehensive Plan. The event was well attended. Display boards were placed around the council chambers, that highlighted the changes  from the last update and…