FAQ - West Bull Mountain
West Bull Mountain
Q.Are there regulatory alternatives to prevent tree cutting? Particularly concerned about Heritage Oak cluster?
A. Tree removal remains under the jurisdiction of the Oregon Department of Forestry and current regulations allow tree cutting with certain restrictions.
A. All stakeholder input is treated equally.
A. Discussions with park providers continue.
Q.Is the West Bull Mountain area subject to annexation by the City of Tigard? Doesn't there need to be a physical connection?
A. Service providers (water, parks) have not yet been identified. At this time it is not know what, if any, role cities will have in West Bull Mountain.
A. The West Bull Mountain project continues to move forward with timeline adjustments made as necessary.
A. Development can begin 30 days after the ordinance being adopted. Economic factors will play an important role in determining when development might begin. "Urban" services, such as water, are needed in order for development to occur.
A. Work on the finance plan continues.