Priority Goal 1: Create vibrant centers, corridors, and neighborhoods while accommodating growth.
Priority Goal 2: Preserve environmentally sensitive lands, farmlands, forest lands, prairies, and rural lands and develop compact urban areas.
Related Sustainable Thurston Community Goals
Goal C-1: North County (Lacey–Olympia–Tumwater) Urban Corridors & Centers: Create vibrant city centers and activity nodes along transit corridors that support active transportation and housing, jobs, and services.
Goal C-2: South County City/Town Centers: Create safe and vibrant South County city and town centers that foster entrepreneurship, active transportation, civic pride, and a sense of place.
Goal C-3: Neighborhoods: Create safe and vibrant neighborhoods with places that build community and encourage active transportation.
Goal C-4: Rural & Resource Lands: Protect the region’s farms, forests, prairies, and open spaces while providing places for those choosing a rural lifestyle.
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