Our Impact

Affordable Housing
Metro Affordable Housing Bond

Measure 26-199 will provide affordable access to housing for as many as 12,000 individuals. 

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Governor's Wildfire Response Council

1000 Friends of Oregon Executive Director, Russ Hoeflich, has been asked to join Governor Brown's Wildfire Response Council and chair the Land Use subcommittee. 

HB 2001

Requires cities over 10,000 in population to allow middle housing in areas zoned for single-family housing: duplexes are allowed on all single-family lots and in cities over 25,000 other middle housing is to be allowed somewhere in single-family areas.

Graduates of the 2018 Southern Oregon LULI
Southern Oregon LULI

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

Residential Infill Project

It's been approved by the Planning & Sustainability Commission. Now on to City Council!

Is this Oregon's future?
Wildfire Report

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