Urban Growth Management Subcommittee

Role of UGM Subcommittee
  • Is a standing committee of TRPC that meets as needed.
  • Has its origin in the history in both local and state planning efforts that eventually lead to the passage of the state Growth Management Act (GMA) in 1990.  
  • Plays a role in the implementation of GMA in our region.
  • The subcommittee has two primary roles
    1. Review and make a recommendation to the County Commissioners
      on changes to the Urban Growth Area Boundary
    2. Review and make a recommendation to the County Commissioners
      on revisions to the County Wide Planning Policies.
Jurisdiction Representatives 2015
Jurisdiction Member
Town of Bucoda Alan Vanell
City of Lacey Cynthia Pratt
City of Olympia Nathaniel Jones
City of Rainier Dennis McVey
City of Tenino Bret Brodersen
City of Tumwater Joan Cathey
City of Yelm Bob Isom
Thurston County Sandra Romero