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About Us

We are a collective community of South Wasco County citizens with a shared vision of a vibrant and sustainable economy. Our communities are integrated and supportive of each other, with improved living standards supporting happy and healthy lives.

Vision Areas

 Sustainable Economy

Vision:

We have a diverse base of small industries and businesses that provide a sustainable and durable economy to support families and our diverse population.

Objectives:

  • 10 businesses employing 10 people each within 10 years
  • Businesses are compatible with the natural resources of our area.
  • Natural resources are used sustainably in the creation of jobs and in the generation of sustainable power options.

Strong Communities

Vision:

Our rural communities are safe, clean, and attractive. Each embodies its unique pioneer heritage, spirit and pride, and offers visitor enjoyment and hospitality.

Objectives:

  • Our communities thrive from shared values and shared resources and knowledge.
  • Schools are strong, healthy and provide education to all age and ethnic groups.
  • Communities value the voices, visions and diversity of their citizens. Citizens actively help and support one another with gratitude and harmony.
  • Community facilities and parks are developed, upgraded, and enjoyed by all citizens.

Improved Living Standards

Vision:

Our living environments and experiences are improved and healthy. Our living experience is continually nurtured, benefiting all residents.

Objectives:

  • Affordable housing is available, accessible and strong.
  • Stable health care and public safety services are available.
  • Businesses in our communities offer sustainable living wage jobs, which attracts and retains younger families.