Our Impact

Winegrapes
LEGAL WIN
Victory in Polk County Preserves 228 Acres of Farmland

Applicants wanted the Polk County Commissioners to rezone over 200 acres of farmland from Exclusive Farm Use to zoning that would allow small-acre residential developments.

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LEGISLATIVE SUCCESS
Our fight for equitable civic engagement

In the 2021 legislative session, we authored HB 2560, which passed with bi-partisan support. HB 2560 ensures any individual will be able to attend hearings and provide valuable input, in a comfortable environment.

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LEGAL WIN
Putting an 8-year land use threat to bed

The state Land Use Board of Appeals' (LUBA) unanimous decision to overturn the Hood River County Commission’s fourth extension of the DeeTour amphitheater development permit is a win for Oregon's land use system.

PASSED
HB 2001: Housing for All

Bipartisan support for the nation's most progressive housing legislation? Done!

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PUBLISHED
Farmland Report & Action Plan

How do we stop the growing threat of exceptions to exclusive farm use (EFU) zoning?

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SUCCESS
Douglas Co. LUBA Decision

Over 20,000 acres of farm and forest land remain protected from residential development...for now.

VICTORY
Residential Infill Project

Portland now has the most progressive housing policy in North America.

Is this Oregon's future?
PUBLISHED
Wildfire Report & Action Plan

Could land use be the key to reducing wildfire risk in Oregon? Our latest report has the answer.

Graduates of the 2018 Southern Oregon LULI
COMPLETED
Southern Oregon LULI

Congratulations to the 19 graduates of our most recent Land Use Leadership Initiative!