Annually the region prioritizes regionally significant infrastructure projects. Prioritization is designed to: inventory and prioritize economic development needs and regional issues; develop regional consensus on high priorities; and develop a tool to promote high priority projects or issues to state and federal funders. Priorities were updated March 2019.
Access the pdf that includes project descriptions here.
Washington Top Ten
|1||Goldendale Pumped Storage Hydro
|2||Stevenson Wastewater System|
|3||North Bonneville Substation
|4||Buck Creek Water System
|5||Broadband- Klickitat and Skamania
|6||Columbia Gorge Regional Airport Business Park|
|7||Cascades Business Park (North Bonneville)
|8||Dallesport Industrial Park Improvements
|9||Bingen Point Industrial Park Projects
|10||City of North Bonneville Lift Station|
Oregon Top Ten
|1||Hood River Interstate Bridge
|2||Workforce Housing Projects|
|3||Treatment of Wastewater
|4||Broadband: Cascadia East Interconnection and Sherman Fiber
|5||Dog River Pipeline Upgrade|
|6||Cascade Locks Substation
|7||Biggs Water System|
|8||Bridge of the Gods Maintenance and Pedestrian/ Bicycle Improvements
|9||Undergrounding Utilities (The Dalles)|
|10||Backup Power/Emergency Generator Purchase and Integration for Primary Municipal Well|
Alignment with Strategy with preference given to projects which will measurably move the needle on one or more of the top five strategy goals.
Regional Impact with preference given to projects impacting multiple jurisdictions.
Potential availability of funding sources with preference given to projects with a commitment of local resources and an identified funding strategy.