Rep. Andrew Barkis testifies on House Bill 1233 in the House Local Government Committee

Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, has introduced a bill (House Bill 1233) as part of several housing policies for the 2021 session. His bill seeks to modify the growth management act's (GMA's) limited areas of more intensive rural development. His bill would allow counties to determine what development and redevelopment is consistent with the character of the existing area through local government regulations. Watch his testimony in front of the House Local Government Committee.


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