PSRC holds economic development Passport to 2044 webinar

PSRC recently hosted the third workshop Passport to 2044 series, which was centered on economic development.

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You can watch the webinar here. 

PSRC shared tools and resources planners can use to update their comprehensive plan to align with VISION 2050’s policy framework

Craig Hellman, director of data at PSRC, shared insights into the regional economy including current job trends, work locations, and other aspects of the economy in the central Puget Sound region. PSRC Director of Economic Development Jason Thibedeau presented information about PSRC’s Economic Development Element Guide. And Robert Allen, senior economic development specialist at Pierce County, shared how his team is working to update their economic element and share some lessons learned from previous work.

Future Passport webinar topics include transportation, housing, equity and transit-oriented development (TOD).  More information on future workshops and resources is available on the PSRC websiteSubscribe to the Comprehensive Planning Newsletter to stay in the loop as the journey continues to update local comprehensive plans.

The next Passport to 2044 webinar on transportation will take place via Zoom Oct. 18, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Registration is now open!