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What's Happening at TMRPA?
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What's Happening?
Upcoming Events
September 27, 2016 APA Lunch + Learn: Housing Study Draft Results 11:30 am @ 1105 Terminal Way Ste 100 Reno

September 28, 2016 Regional Planning Commission (RPC) Meeting @ 6:00 pm @ Washoe County Commission Chambers

October 18, 2016 RPC Workshop on the Regional Plan Update @ 6 pm @ Washoe County Commission Chambers

October 20, 2016 Regional Planning Governing Board Meeting @ 2:00 pm @ Washoe County Commission Chambers
New Chair and Vice-Chair: James Barnes (Washoe County) and Art Sperber (Sparks) were elected as chair and vice-chair of the Regional Planning Commission (RPC). We look forward to their leadership in the coming year!

Thank you Commissioners! Three RPC members, Doug Voelz (Sparks), Roger Edwards (Washoe County) and Jason Woosley (Reno) have completed their terms with the RPC.  Additionally, Kevin Weiske (Reno) completed his term as Chair, and continues to serve on the RPC.  Thanks for all of your time, commitment and hard work to make our region a better place!  
2016 Consensus Forecast:
Every two years, the RPC reviews the Consensus Forecast (CF) for our region.  This document is prepared by TMRPA and is used by various public agencies for planning efforts throughout our community.  For example, the Regional Transportation Commission uses the CF to model traffic demand, the Western Regional Water Commission uses the forecast to inform water and wastewater planning, and the jurisdictions use it in their master planning efforts.


This document forecasts growth over a 20 year horizon, and in the 2016 Consensus Forecast, TMRPA projects roughly 100,000 new residents and 75,000 new jobs in our region by 2036.  This item is scheduled to be heard by the RPC at their Wednesday, September 28, 2016 meeting.

The Draft Regional Housing Study Results were presented to the Regional Planning Governing Board (RPGB) at their September 15, 2016 meeting. The study includes the use of two growth scenarios to envision potential futures for our region, and discusses some of the regional costs associated with these possibilities. The RPGB unanimously accepted the study, and staff will complete the final report for release in early November 2016.
Plan Updates: The Cities of Reno and Sparks are updating their master plans. To check out their progress, see: http://www.reimaginereno.us/ for the Reno Master Plan efforts, and http://ignitesparksnv.com/ for the Sparks Comprehensive Plan update.  Additionally, the Regional Transportation Commission is updating their Regional Transportation Plan, find it here: http://www.rtcwashoe.com/hot-topics-179.html.
 
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