Wednesday, October 26, 2011

In Case You Missed it - Metro Approved Urban Growth Boundary Expansion


In case you missed the news, last week Metro approved an expansion of the Urban Grown Boundary of 1,985 acres in these areas:
  • North Hillsboro -- 330 acres south of U.S. 26, for industrial development. 
  • South Hillsboro -- 1063 acres near S.W. 229th Ave. and Tualatin Valley Highway, for up to 10,776 homes. 
  • South Cooper Mountain -- 543 acres west of Beaverton, near S.W. Scholls Ferry Road, for residential development. 
  • Roy Rogers West -- 49 acres west of Tigard, for residential development. 
A map can be found here. 

News from the Metro website about the decision is here.