On June 4th, the Planning Commission recommended approval of proposed updates to Chapter 10 (Housing) and 14 (Urbanization) to the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC). The BOCC will have the first hearing (of two) on July 3rd. You can read proposed changes from the Planning Commission packets on the Wasco County website. Continue reading “Update on Work Tasks”
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation funds an annual health ranking program that looks at a variety of data sets at the County level to arrive at rankings for health.
Results from all our public outreach and input efforts between July and April 1st arenow available in the Wasco County 2040 annual Outreach Report.
In upcoming meetings, staff will be discussing with the Citizen Advisory Group amendments to the aggregate and historic inventories, in keeping with Goal 5 requirements.
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:
Wasco County 2040’s annual spring roadshow series is winding down with one, new event scheduled for next week: Continue reading “2019 Roadshow Series Winds Down”