An opportunity to view the conceptual network for regionwide non-motorized trails and transportation.
Review previous workshop results and identified needs, and tell us which connections are most important to you at one of these identical workshops.
Monday, May 1
Columbia County Fairgrounds Pavilion
102 Fairgrounds Ln
Tuesday, May 2
County Fairgrounds Community Building
363 Orchard St
Wednesday, May 3
109 NE 5th St
Thursday, May 4
Columbia Middle School Commons
755 Maple St
All workshops are 5:30-7:30 PM.
Childcare, Spanish interpretation and refreshments will be provided.
trail and transportation
In an unprecedented regional effort, the cities of College Place, Dayton, Milton-Freewater, Waitsburg, and Walla Walla, joined forces with the counties of Columbia, Umatilla, and Walla Walla, the county health departments, the Partnership for Greater Burbank, the ports of Columbia and Walla Walla, as well as the Walla Walla Valley Metropolitan Planning Organization and the Community Council to develop a "Blue Mountain Region Trails - Ridges, Towns, and Rivers" plan that will span all local jurisdictions.
The goal of the project is to:
The desired project outcome is the development of a community driven, and locally supported regionwide non-motorized trail and transportation network that will integrate existing and planned urban sidewalks and bike routes with urban and regional trails. This network will provide access to outdoor recreation opportunities, increased walking and biking options, and connectivity among community centers and cultural, historical, and natural resource sites throughout the region.