Required updates to transportation policy are those updates that arise from state, regional, and county mandates. The table below summarizes required updates.
Source of Change
Summary of Change
Puget Sound Regional Council - Vision 2050
Policies and actions addressing stormwater management.
Policies concerning electrification and emissions reduction.
Policies addressing changing technology.
New Climate Change chapter of VISION 2050.
King County Countywide Planning Policies
Prioritizing transit and mobility services where they are needed most, with an emphasis on Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) communities, people with low incomes or no income, and people with special transportation needs.
Emphasizes transit supportive land uses, encouraging active transportation, and minimizing displacement and negative impacts on communities affected by transportation improvements.