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Balducci and Erickson to serve as President and Vice-President The General Assembly has unanimously elected King County Council Chair Claudia Balducci and Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson for a second term as President and Vice President of the Puget Sound Regional Council.   “We…
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Digging into the numbers shows challenges and importance of equity data The central Puget Sound region has about 600,000 people who identify as Asian Alone and more than 35,000 people who identify as Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone, as we discovered last year…
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Register now! Join the Puget Sound Regional Council, the Washington State Department of Commerce, and the Municipal Research and Services Center for an online workshop on the comprehensive plan periodic updates. This online workshop will provide an overview of what’s new in the…
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Thank you for the submissions - 20 nominations received! The VISION 2050 Awards celebrate progress ­to enhance the region’s communities and natural environment while advancing equity and opportunity for all.  PSRC received 20 nominations this year. Nominations were submitted in…
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New website, app, and payment methods to make transit riding easier and more accessible Transit customers in the region will have access to an array of new improvements to the ORCA system beginning May 16. The system was first in launched 2009. A new website, a smartphone-based…
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VISION 2050 and Comprehensive Plan Update process also on the agenda The Growth Management Policy Board will meet on Thursday, May 5. Dave Andersen, the managing director of the Washington State Department of Commerce's Growth Management Services Division, will provide the…
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Economic recovery efforts underway The Central Puget Sound Economic Development District Board will welcome Katie Condit for a presentation on work the Washington Workforce Association is doing to coordinate with local workforce development boards on May 4.   The board will also…
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Executive Board to make its recommendation The Executive Board plans to recommend the draft Regional Transportation Plan for General Assembly adoption at its meeting on April 28.  The Transportation Policy Board has made a series of amendments to the plan and recommended its…
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Congratulations, Community Transit! Community Transit has begun construction on its Swift Orange Line in Snohomish County. The new bus rapid transit line will expand access to destinations around the region “Swift Orange Line represents a significant infrastructure investment in…
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Treatment of stormwater is critical to protecting marine life A developer, with the help of Salmon Safe and other partners, integrated green stormwater infrastructure into a new development’s landscaping to treat runoff from the Aurora Bridge, going above and beyond requirements…