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To ensure that the needs, desires and values of the citizens of Philomath are reflected in the planning, implementation and sustainable growth of our city

City Meeting on RV Park / Water

UPDATED MAY 31, 2019 -- Detailed plans for RV Park

These plans include master site plan, partition plans, traffic analysis, environmental investigation, and much more.

Read the proposed Annexation changes and new recommendations

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NOTE:  Material and editorials submitted to the GPS web site are solely the opinion of the authors.
Oregon State LUBA

January 19, 2019 LUBA appeal No. 2019-008

Submitted by Jeff Lamb and Catherine Biscoe

This LUBA appeal was filed against the City of Philomath.
Read the narrative about the LUBA appeal, the actual appeal, and the Summary of 11 errors addressed in the appeal.
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    As of June 6, 2019 the Court of Appeals is reviewing the applicants "motion to not dismiss" on an expedited basis.

Recent News

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Key Topics

These are the key topics we are currently working on

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Unsustainable population growth

Recent annexations, SB1573 and its impact.

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Quality of Life & Safety

Small town standards

Quality of life and safety concerns are important to our community.

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Transportation woes

Concerns about traffic in Philomath.

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Why we care about this issue

Partnership with Corvallis, current resources and facilities, threats to our water supply and capacity.

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