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Land use -- Planning -- Oregon -- Hood River, Parks -- Design and construction, Community development -- Oregon -- Hood River


Hood River, both the City and the County, are growing and projected to grow substantially in future years. An opportunity has arisen to consider one of the last well-located and large parcels for development as a new park in a fast-growing area of the community. However, what makes a good park? Would that differ based on who was being asked? How can a wider range of voices join this conversation? This work was undertaken to tell the story of what a westside park could be, and what it would take to make it happen.

his project was conducted under the supervision of Ethan Seltzer, Marisa Zapata, and Susan Hartnett.


Client: Hood River Valley Residents Committee and Hood River Valley Parks and Rec

The Technical Report associated with this document is located in the Additional Files section below.


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Westside small Technical Report_WEB.pdf (19139 kB)
Technical Report

westside community park concept plan.pdf (2500 kB)
Concept Plan