Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Coos County Records Inventory
Series documents the development and implementation of codes and policies relating to the zoning of county lands and to illustrate and locate the various zoned areas within the county. Records include uniform zone codes and ordinances depicting various zoned lands in the county. Information in codes and ordinances includes definition, code/ordinance numbers, purposes, uses, conditions for use, and changes made to codes/ordinances. Maps include area and/or zone descriptions, dates created, scales, and commissioners' signatures. Areas are typically zoned for residential, industrial, commercial, flood plain, agricultural, timber, public and government, and mineral extraction uses.
Records at the Coos County Courthouse, Clerk's Office:
[Zoning Plat Books], 1964-1975 (6 volumes).
Records at the Coos County Courthouse, Clerk's Vault:
Coos County Interim Zoning Ordinance, 1975 (1 volume).
Records at the Coos County Courthouse, Clerk's Downstairs Archives:
Balance of County Zoning Maps, ca.1980-1984 (ca.60 maps);
Comprehensive Land Use [Planning Documents-includes versions of the county comprehensive plan, zoning ordinance, land development ordinance, and related documents-File No. 802-boxes 13 to 15], 1982-2001 (6 cu.ft.);
Revised Zoning Maps [rolled], 1985 (ca.10 maps).
Records at the Coos County Courthouse Annex (Owen Building), Planning Department Office:
Administrative Record for Adoption of Amendments to the Coos County Comprehensive Plan and Zoning & Land Development Ordinance, 1985 (1 binder);
CCZLDO [Coos County Zoning and Land Development Ordinance-includes subdivision and partition information], 1983 (1 volume); 1984 (1 binder); 1991 (1 binder);
Coos County Interim Zoning Ordinance, 1975 (1 volume);
Coos County Zoning and Land Development Ordinance [includes subdivision and partition information], 1985-present (1 binder); 1991-2001 (1 binder);
Coos County Zoning Ordinance, 1983 (1 binder);
Interim Ordinance Background [Records-Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Ordinance], 1974-1978 (8 binders);
List of Amendments to the Interim Zoning Map, 1975 (1 binder);
Zoning Admin Public Hearings [Administration Records], 1979-1985 (13 binders);
[Zoning Maps -Interim-flat], 1975-1983 (ca.1500 maps);
[Zoning Maps-Interim-in binders], 1975-1983 (13 binders);
[Zoning Maps-Mylar], 1985-present (ca.50 maps);
Zoning [Maps-rolled], 1983-1985 (36 maps).
Records at the Coos County Web Site:
Coos County Land Development and Zoning Ordinance [includes subdivision and partition information], n.d.-present (Internet).