2019-20 Long Range Planning Annual Work Program

Long Range Planning Work Program LogoThe Washington County Board of Commissioners adopted the Long Range Planning FY 2019-20 Final Work Program at the March 26 Board meeting.

The work program identifies and ranks Long Range Planning staff's annual tasks including ordinances, projects and other transportation and community-planning activities. Priorities include:


Issue Papers

  • 2019-01: Telecommunication Facilities Located in the Right-of-Way 
    Staff contact: Carine Arendes, Associate Planner

    This paper explores concerns associated with allowing new telecommunication facilities in the right-of-way (ROW). It includes review of rule changes by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that require jurisdictions to allow small cell facilities and potential updates to the Community Development Code (CDC) to comply with federal provisions.

    Submit comments through April 2. Staff will present the issue paper and public comments to the Board of Commissioners at a future Work Session.