Public Meetings

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Meeting I. Public Comment and Park Values

January 2017

At our first meeting we will explain how the planning process will guide the vision and management of this park. More importantly, we will listen to local residents and park stakeholders to find out what they value about this incredible place.

Tuesday January 17, 2017

Deschutes County Fair and Expo Center – East Lake Room, Middle Sister Conference Hall

3800 SE Airport Way, Redmond, OR 97756

  • 1-4 PM Advisory Committee*
  • 6-8 PM Public Meeting

*The public may attend the Advisory Committee meeting however, only comments from the committee will be taken at this meeting.

Tuesday January 24, 2017

REI Portland – Community Room

1405 NW Johnson Portland, OR 97209

    6-8 PM Public Meeting

Parking is available in the REI Parking Garage, entrance on NW Johnson

Meeting II. Assessments and Concept Alternatives            Summer 2017

At the second set of public meetings we will present the results of our park resource assessments. Community members and park staff will work together to begin to identify key goals and strategies to maintain the future wellbeing of the state park. Staff will also present planning concepts with alternatives for development of the state park and listen to public comment.

Concept alternatives present different visions for the park and help us consider the specific opportunities and challenges. Public engagement and discussion at this meeting is especially important to the success of the planning effort.

Public Meeting III. Draft Master Plan Review                    Winter 2017/2018

At our third set of public meetings staff will present the draft master plan for public review, including finalized development concepts and park management strategies.


3 comments on “Public Meetings

  1. Rod J. says:

    Any updates as to revised meeting dates?


    • OPRD Planning says:

      Yes. Thanks for checking Rod. We currently have October 24th in Bend and October 25th in Redmond booked for public meeting number two. I will be posting a newsletter with locations as soon as we have the rooms confirmed.


  2. OPRD Planning says:

    Thanks for checking in Rod. We are tentatively setting the public meeting dates on October 24th and 25th. I will upload additional details soon.


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