After pouring over the proposed Smith Rock Master Plan maps and descriptions to provide feedback to Oregon Parks and Rec before the December 15 deadline, we were still a tad confused. We thought you might be too. We asked Scott Brown, Smith Rock State Park Manager to take us to some of the sites of the biggest proposed changes.
Couldn’t make either the Portland or Redmond Smith Rock Master Plan Meetings last week? Not to worry. You still have an opportunity to make your voice heard. And thanks to a fly on the wall, you can get a sense of what transpired. Then, with all the info below, craft an informed opinion. The comment period will officially close November 30th. (Extended Nov. 14. to December 15, 2018)
The Smith Rock Master Plan is ready for public input once again. The third in a 4-part series of public meetings, Oregon Parks and Rec will provide a revised plan based on the three alternatives that the public, project stakeholders, and OPRD’s Core Team weighed in on between October 2017 and June 2018. There are now confirmed locations for the public open houses in both Redmond and Portland.
Originally scheduled for summer, the second in a 3-part series of public meetings on the Smith Rock Master Plan will reveal three alternatives based on park assessments and public input for the new plan.
Didn't get a chance to hear what was said at the first in a series of public meetings on the new Smith Rock State Park Master Plan? We've got you covered.