The Washington County Comprehensive Plan includes the policies, strategies and standards that guide land use and transportation plans.
Washington County staff uses Community Development Code (CDC) requirements to decide whether development applications can be approved and what conditions should be applied.
Community plans reflect the Comprehensive Framework Plan for the Urban Area policies and strategies. Requirements and standards are applied to development applications including, land divisions and new development.
The Transportation System Plan (TSP) includes policies and strategies to meet the needs of all travelers. It reflects the goals of the community and includes population and employment projections through 2040.
Oregon requires each city and county to have Urban Planning Area Agreements (UPAAs) that describe and coordinate long-range planning for areas of mutual interest within regional Urban Growth Boundaries (UGB).