HBA recently held a government affairs and legislative update for builders, members and elected officials in Yamhill County. Held at Parr Lumber’s Newberg location with apps and refreshments provided by Del Boca Vista, attendees learned about HBA’s advocacy efforts in Yamhill county with a specific focus on Newberg and McMinnville, two priority jurisdictions. HBA Director of Policy and Government Ryan Makinster also highlighted upcoming issues such as design standards and HB 2001 Middle Housing implementation. In addition to local updates, OHBA CEO Mark Long provided a look back over the 2021 legislative session as well as a preview of what may come in the 2022 short session. To learn more about what HBA is doing in Yamhill County or discuss hosting a similar event in your area, contact Ryan Makinster at email@example.com.