Growth Management Act

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Growth Management Hearings Board Decisions.

Growth Management Services - CTED.

Growth Management Information Brochure

You will find this brochure very helpful to answer many Growth Management related questions planners are asked everyday!

Livable Washington

In 2002, APA Washington conducted an assessment of Washington's progress with growth management. The resulting report, Livable Washington: APA's Action Agenda for Growth Management was published and distributed throughout the state. Printed copies are still available from the chapter office .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Given the success of Livable Washington, it was decided to conduct a reassessment of GMA. As a result Livable Washington: Update 2005 was published and distributed. Copies of the Update are also available from the chapter office to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

In addition to Livable Washington, which focused on GMA, APA Washingon developed an extensive set of products focusing on sustainability and climate change: Sustainable Washington 2009: Planning for Climate Change. There are 3 components to Sustainable Washington:

  1. An extensive document providing recommendations for actions by planners in local communities and the state, found at: http://washington-apa.org/sustainable_washington/directory
  2. A printable 8 page executive summary of the main document, found at: http://washington-apa.org/documents/SustainableWashingtonExecutiveSummary.pdf

A Look Back to 1989 and the Origins of GMA

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