The City of Tualatin will kick off its long-range planning efforts this Thursday as part of Tualatin 2040, which will help guide updates to the city’s comprehensive plan and development code. The HBA will serve on the 2040 Advisory Committee and advocate for housing affordability and development reform. The Advisory Committee will provide input on data gathering, including a buildable land inventory, housing needs analysis, and economic opportunities analysis. The Committee will also provide input on how the city has can best meet its long-term housing needs. The 2040 efforts will culminate in recommendations that the City Council will consider in early 2020. For more information on how the HBA supports local long-range planning efforts, please contact Ezra Hammer at email@example.com.