Posted on: January 13, 2017

Thurston Region invests more than $200M in its city centers and transit corridors over 5 years

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Have you noticed more construction activity in Olympia, Lacey and Tumwater’s city centers and along the urban corridors that link them? This is part of a collaborative effort to reinvest in these areas and provide a wider range of housing and ac...

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Posted on: October 7, 2015

Sustainable Thurston Earns More Kudos for 'Smart' Growth Achievement

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee and the state Department of Commerce will honor the Thurston Regional Planning Council’s Sustainable Thurston project with a “Lifetime of GMA Achievement Award” during a November 13, 2015, reception commemorating the 25th annive...Read on...

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Posted on: April 30, 2015

Regional Sustainability News Updates Now in Print and Online

My, how time flies. The Thurston Regional Planning Council approved Creating Places—Preserving Spaces in December 2013, and a lot has happened on the sustainability scene since then. You can read all about it in the first edition of The Main Street Journ...Read on...

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Posted on: March 5, 2015

Sustainable Thurston Garners Planning Awards

As local planners and policymakers begin to implement the ambitious Sustainable Thurston plan, folks from beyond the region are taking notice.

On March 17, Futurewise — formerly 1000 Friends of Washington — will honor Sustainable Thurston, TRPC and it...Read on...

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Posted on: January 6, 2015

Sustainable Thurston Plan

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Creating Places -- Preserving Spaces: A Sustainable Development Plan for the Thurston Region, aims to integrate sustainability into all regional decision-making to achieve a healthy economy, society, and environment.

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