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UGB Streamlining

Summary

oregonlanduseplanning.jpgThe 2013 legislature enacted (HB 2254;codified at ORS 197A) to provide for new, simplified optional methods that growing cities may use to evaluate the capacity of their urban growth boundaries (UGBs) and to amend those boundaries as necessary. The law requires the Land Conservation and Development Commission (LCDC) to adopt rules to establish these methods before January 1, 2016. LCDC has appointed a rules advisory committee to assist in development of these rules. Information regarding development of UGB streamlining rules is provided below.

 

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Advisory Committee Meetings

If you would like to be on the mailing list for meeting notices and general project updates, please email Casaria Taylor. All meetings are open to the public.

 

Date ​Location Documents
​October 31, 2013

​Local Government Center
Salem, OR

​November 26, 2013 DLCD Basement Hearing Room
Salem, OR
​April 17, 2014 DLCD Basement Hearing Room
Salem, OR
​August 15, 2014 DLCD Basement Hearing Room
Salem, OR
​September 18, 2014

League of Oregon Cities Room 113
Salem, OR

​October 16, 2014

DLCD Basement Hearing Room
Salem, OR

​November 20, 2014

DLCD Basement Hearing Room
Salem, OR

​December 18, 2014 ​CANCELLED
​January 28, 2015

DLCD Basement Hearing Room
Salem, OR

​April 28, 2015
​June 11, 2015
​July 15, 2015
 

 

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Advisory Committee

The Land Conservation and Development Commission has established this Urban Growth Boundary Rules Advisory Committee to assist the Department of Land Conservation and Development (DLCD) in drafting proposed rules for consideration by LCDC, and to achieve the requirements of law described above.

 

LCDC Liaison​ ​
​Catherine Morrow
Chair
Marilyn Worrix
Committee Members​ ​
Alissa Hansen ​Christe White
​Damian Syrnyk
​Erin Doyle ​Gil Kelley
​Greg Winterowd ​Jeff Condit
​John VanLandingham ​Jon Chandler
​Mary Kyle McCurdy ​Mike Freese
​Nick Lelack ​Pamela Barlow-Lind
​Peggy Lynch ​Shaun Jillions
​Stephan Lashbrook ​Steve Faust
​Terry Moore Richard Whitman
State Agencies Participating​ ​
​Jerri Bohard ​Department of Transportation
Jevra Brown​ ​Department of State Lands
​Jim Johnson ​Department of Agriculture
Joy Vaughan​ ​Department of Fish and Wildlife
​Lynn Schoessler Business Oregon​
 

 

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How to Participate

You may submit written comments on the rulemaking to:

Land Conservation and Development Commission
c/o Casaria Taylor
635 Capitol St., Ste. 150
Salem, Oregon 97301
or via email to: Casaria Taylor

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DLCD Staff Contacts

Bob Rindy, Policy Analyst
635 Capitol St., Ste. 150
Salem, Oregon 97301
(503) 934-0008

Gordon Howard, Urban Planning Specialist
635 Capitol St., Ste. 150
Salem, Oregon 97301
(503) 934-0034

Carrie MacLaren, Deputy Director
635 Capitol St., Ste. 150
Salem, Oregon 97301
(503) 934-0051

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