Economic Development and Housing

Mid Columbia Economic Development District, in conjunction with a Columbia Gorge Economic Development steering committee, conducted seven regional outreach sessions in 2016 to develop a comprehensive economic development strategy (CEDS) for counties in the Columbia Gorge region.  This includes Wasco County. The CEDS includes some basic demographic data as well as economic data that provides … Continue reading Economic Development and Housing

Short Term Rentals

If you take ten minutes to take our current survey you will see a question about short term vacation rentals.  We are asking for your input on vacation rentals and how you might like to use land use planning regulations to address (or not to). Short term rentals (rentals of dwelling for under 30 days, … Continue reading Short Term Rentals