In 1969, the City of Lakewood incorporated and adopted Jefferson County’s Zoning Ordinance. The Lakewood Zoning Ordinance was amended in 1980, including significant changes like modifying the land use classification system, consolidating several residential zone districts and modifying some dimensional standards. The current Lakewood Zoning Ordinance became effective March 31, 2014.
Prior ordinances and zoning maps for Jefferson County and the City of Lakewood can be found by selecting the topic above. If you have questions about the ordinance, please contact the Planning Department.