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On September 8, the Transportation Policy Board will review the draft 2023-2026 Regional Transportation Improvement Program and release it for Public Comment.  The board will also continue its discussion of the Transportation Work Program. View the full agenda.  This is a hybrid…
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PSRC recently completed a Workforce Recovery Planning Project to provide actionable regional labor market information on in-demand industries and occupations as well as related training programs to a broad array of stakeholders. The region’s health care industry was another area…
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PSRC is excited to host the next installment in the Passport to 2044 series on September 7 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. via Zoom. This third installment of the Passport series centers on economic development and features presentations from PSRC and Pierce County: Jason Thibedeau,…
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The Planning for Recreation Access program was recently created by the Washington State Legislature to encourage recreation planning in communities with insufficient access to outdoor recreation. The grants are intended to support collaboration between local governments, as well…
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PSRC recently completed a Workforce Recovery Planning Project to provide regional labor market information on in-demand industries and occupations, as well as related training programs. The region’s information industry shows high demand for workers over the next decade,…
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On September 1, the Growth Management Policy Board will be briefed on the implementation progress of VISION 2050. Staff will share regional data trends about growth, housing, transportation, and the economy as they relate to VISION 2050. The board will also be asked to confirm…
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The Tacoma Housing Authority has won a VISION 2050 Award from the Puget Sound Regional Council for the Arlington Drive Youth Campus. The awards recognize innovative projects and programs that help ensure a sustainable future as the region grows. The Arlington Drive Youth Campus…
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PSRC recently held the second event in the Passport to 2044 series, centered around climate change. The series, co-hosted by PSRC, the Washington State Department of Commerce, and Municipal Research and Services Center (MRSC), provides planners, consultants and staff with tools…
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PSRC recently completed a Workforce Recovery Planning Project to provide actionable regional labor market information on in-demand industries and occupations as well as related training programs to a broad array of stakeholders. The region’s manufacturing industry was another…
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How is the region doing in providing equitable access to jobs and services? One way to measure this is to look at how many jobs are within a reasonable commuting distance. PSRC recently investigated this data and found that, overall, Asian and Black or African American…