Comment on Significant Natural Resources assessment by Nov 25
For Immediate Release: Monday, October 21, 2019
The Washington County Board of Commissioners directed the Department of Land Use & Transportation planning staff to prepare this assessmentimplementation of regulations and protections for significant natural resources. The assessment provides an in-depth review of the County’s Goal 5 requirements, particularly for the urban area.
The online open house provides an opportunity for the public to review background information on Goal 5, the assessment’s key findings and options to address them, and an opportunity to provide feedback on some of those findings and options.
Washington County is committed to planning and protecting the uses of the land -- balancing care for the natural environment, economic development, safety and community livability.
Media Contact:Melissa De Lyser, Public Affairs and Communications Manager