(Sub)urbanization and Preservation at the Fringe

Between Hillsboro and Beaverton lie Aloha and Reedville—unincorporated suburban communities in Washington County with growing cultural diversity. Commonworks Consulting assisted Washington County and its team of planning, public involvement and economic development consultants with creating strategies to protect, preserve, and expand current and future housing opportunities. 


  • Identified and researched solutions to expand housing opportunities
  • Examined strategies to preserve quality housing stock in place 
  • Fostered new partnerships with communities of color and immigrant populations