Oregon Statewide Housing Plan

Oregon Housing and Community Services has released County Housing Profiles as part of their development of a statewide Housing Plan.  You can see Wasco County's data here: http://www.oregon.gov/ohcs/DO/shp/profiles/Wasco-County-Housing-Profile.pdf The data sheet gives information on  wages related to housing affordability, home ownership rates, and some other indicators of economic and housing health.  Data shows that there is … Continue reading Oregon Statewide Housing Plan

New Lots in Resource Zones (Farm & Forest)

In trying to understand how our land use planning policies and rules have impacted development and growth to date, staff analyzed existing data.  One of the key issues we wanted to understand was growth potential based on our current regulations. The infographic below demonstrates, based on our current zoning designations and rules, the potential new … Continue reading New Lots in Resource Zones (Farm & Forest)