Last week, the Board of County Commissioners and Wasco County Planning Staff received notice from the Department of Land Conservation and Development that work tasks 1 and 2, Chapters 1 and 2 of Wasco County 2040, have been approved.
Throughout 2018, the Wasco County Planning Department and Citizen Advisory Group have initiated a variety of outreach efforts to engage property owners, residents, stakeholders and other interested parties in Wasco County 2040.
Staff will be presenting results to date to the Citizen Advisory Group at the August 7th work session. You can view the full report, that is part of the packet, by clicking on this link. Continue reading “2018 Roadshow Event and Outreach Results”
Based on public input, Planning Department staff have been researching a variety of possible land use solutions to address specific challenges in Wasco County. Continue reading “Land Use Planning Solutions”
Have some thoughts about setbacks in Wasco County? Read more and take our quick poll!
Planning staff gets frequent inquiries from people interested in building homes, secondary homes, or using their homes to supplement their income by renting out all or a portion of it. Staff has developed an infographic that talks about some of the popular alternative housing types and what we can/can’t approve:
The Wasco County Planning Department currently is involved in two plan evaluations that will help inform new Natural Hazard policies and implementation strategies.