VISION 2040 is a comprehensive strategy to keep the region thriving as we grow.

Getting ready for a million more people by 2040

VISION 2040 is a regional strategy for accommodating the 5 million people expected to live in the region by 2040.  It is an integrated, long-range vision for maintaining a healthy region – promoting the well-being of people and communities, economic vitality, and a healthy environment. 

VISION 2040 calls for focusing new housing, jobs and services within the region's urban growth area and especially within regional growth centers. The strategy seeks to protect farms, open space and resource lands and deliver infrastructure more efficiently. 


VISION 2040 Documents


Environmental Review


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