Department of Land Conservation and Development Rulemaking

Planning staff have received notice that DLCD is engaged in rulemaking about several Oregon Revised Statutes that impact agricultural lands.  Commend is open until March 19, 2020. Specifically, the proposed amendments relate to the following 2019 legislation affecting agricultural and forest lands: HB 2106 amends the requirements for dog training classes and testing trials in … Continue reading Department of Land Conservation and Development Rulemaking

History of Exclusive Farm Use Zones in Oregon and Wasco County

Part of the recently approved Chapter 3 (Agricultural Land) of Wasco County 2040 is a historical review of farm land regulations and laws.  The history of agricultural lands and state law are critical to understand current agricultural lands regulations in Wasco County's Land Use and Development Ordinance. Here is the text from Chapter 3: Wasco … Continue reading History of Exclusive Farm Use Zones in Oregon and Wasco County

Goal 3, Task 3 Updates

Proposed amendments for Goal 3 (Chapter 3) of Wasco County 2040 will be heard by the Wasco County Planning Commission on September 4th at 3pm at the Discovery Center lower level classroom. The packet with the meeting agenda, staff report and proposed amendments is now available for review: https://www.co.wasco.or.us/departments/planning/agendas_and_minutes.php Staff anticipates future amendments to this … Continue reading Goal 3, Task 3 Updates