New survey shows Oregonians concerned about housing, support UGB

Planners are all too familiar with citizens coming to protest the latest change to the comprehensive plan or zoning code. Citizens regularly show up to decry increased density in their neighborhood, lack of affordable housing, changes to parking standards, among other topics. However, there is a silent majority that favors increasing the supply of housing, even if it means that density will increase, especially if it results in preserving farms and forestland, according to a recent poll.

Read the full survey results here.

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