VISION 2050 Planning Resources

PSRC develops guidance, research, and data products to support local planning and advance VISION 2050. Browse resources below by policy topic area.

Guidance by Policy Topic Area (from PSRC and partner agencies)

Regional Collaboration and Equity

Regional Growth Strategy


Climate Change

Development Patterns: Centers and Transit-Focused Growth

Development Patterns: Healthy, Equitable Communities

Development Patterns: Land Use Compatibility & Concurrency



  • Economic Development Element Guide (2022) - helps jurisdictions understand their local economy, create a vision and goals, and structure policies that work toward those goals


Plan Review and Certification

Public Services

Transit Planning Resources

For long-range transit plans and building transit supportive policies

Other Resources

For planning guidance and data

PSRC is updating planning resources in advance of 2024 local plan updates. If you have questions about PSRC resources, have other resources to share, or can’t find what you need, please contact for assistance.