1. Increasing housing in urban centers and corridors

Outlook: Stormy, concerns for the future
There has been little new residential development activity in the region’s north county urban centers and key transit corridors in the last 15 years, leading to a decreasing share of the area’s population living in these areas.
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By 2035, at least 17% of homes in Lacey, Olympia, and Tumwater’s urban areas will be located in an urban corridor or center. (Source: Sustainable Thurston Preferred Land Use Scenario)