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TRPC consists of local elected officials and decision-makers committed to working together to ensure the Thurston Region remains a great place to live, work and play. Supported by regional planning staff, the Council's mission is to provide visionary leadership on Regional Plans, Policies, and Issues.

Upcoming Events 

Transportation Policy Board - Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Thurston Regional Planning Council - Friday, January 9, 2015



Regional Planning 
See our latest projects, addressing issues ranging from transportation and trails to wetlands and climate change.

Find a variety of online interactive and downloadable maps created by our GIS staff. 

Find facts on demographics, population growth, cost of living,
and employment forecasts. 

Discover local funding opportunities. 

See the complete schedule of meetings and events, with links to agendas and minutes.

Public and Legal Notices 
Announcements of upcoming legal notices, plan updates or amendments.

About TRPC 
Find the general overview of the organization, its members and history.

Thurston Region Cities and Towns - Your one-stop travel resource providing info & tools to help you try alternative modes of local travel. Learn More >

On December 13th, 2014 hundreds turned out to celebrate completion of the Bridging the Gap project.
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What Moves You - Regional Transportation Plan    
TRPC is updating the Regional Transportation Plan, which shows how we’ll move around the region in coming years and supports local government coordination.
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The Port of Olympia is launching a master planning process that will guide future growth on Port owned properties in Tumwater.  Learn more »


Creating Urban Corridor Communities - compact, walkable districts, inviting opportunities to live, work, shop, dine & play.
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The Thurston County Bicycle Map - a resource to help local commuters and recreational bicyclists to plan their trips. Learn More >

The Brewery District Planning Project will identify opportunities  to revitalize a walkable commercial & residential area in this historic neighborhood. Learn More >

The Martin Way District Planning Project intends to improve access to jobs, services, & recreation for existing residents, and attract new residents and businesses.
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TRPC's flagship document, The Profile provides demographic, statistical and mapping information. Learn More > TRPC and Thurston County are working to bring watershed science into local policies that protect water quality in Puget Sound. Learn More >
The Thurston County Emergency Medical Services System Study is available for download.  
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Efforts are now underway to update the regional travel demand model. Learn More >
Annual population and housing estimates are now available.
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