CPO 7 and CPO 1 Joint Meeting: 7 p.m., Monday, Feb. 13

Release date: 02/03/2017
Sponsored by: County Administrative Office, Community Engagement Division

Join CPO 7 and CPO 1 in a discussion on school overcrowding.

Special meeting location: Terra Linda Elementary School Cafeteria, 1998 NW 143rd Ave., Portland | MAP

Meeting Agenda

7:00 pm / Introduction

Impacts of Growth on Schools
Relationship between land development process and school capacity.


  • Current Beaverton School District (BSD) Enrollment per School in Our Areas
  • Approved Washington County Developments in North Bethany and Bonny Slope and Surrounding Area with Expected School Enrollment Impacts (view a map from Washington County at the meeting)
  • Copy of a recent Service Provider Letter (SPL) showing BSD response
  • Narrative version of panel topics with supporting information

7:15 pm / Panel Discussion with Q&A

Panel Topic: Preventing School Overcrowding

Mike Dahlstrom, Washington County Community Engagement Program Manager

Steve Sparks, Beaverton School District Administrator for Long Range Planning;Melissa DeLyser, Communications Coordinator, Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation 


Meeting Topics and Resources

School Construction Excise Tax (CET)
What it is, and what it pays for.

SB 336 and ORS 195.110
State laws that allow for a residential development to be denied based upon lack of school capacity. 

BSD Facility Plan

Critical vs. Essential Service
Article V-Public Facilities and Services, Section 501-7, Levels of Public Facilities and Services.

Looking Forward:

Cooperative Agreement between BSD and County

New BSD Bonds

The BSD Futures Study



Dan Schauer
Program Coordinator
Community Engagement Program
County Administrative Office