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City of Rainier Planning Commission
|Position /Term||Name / Title|
|#1||01-20-20 / 12-31-23||Erin O'Connell, Chairperson |
Erin relocated to Oregon in 2005 with her husband. They have two adult children and two four legged kids. Coming from living rurally, they wanted to live in a small town but also close to the big city to have new experiences. Rainier offered a unique opportunity for this and the town has become home with great neighbors and a beautiful environment.
|#2||01-20-20 / 12-31-23||Laura Trethewey |
Laura Trethewey is a lifelong resident of the Pacific Northwest and has called Rainier home since 2015. Between owning and working with small businesses since 2011 and becoming a mother in 2018, Laura is deeply committed to building and supporting her community. She passionately believes that volunteering creates change and is dedicated to helping create amenities in Rainier that will benefit the entire community.
|#3||01-01-20 / 12-31-23||Dena Nordstrom, Vice Chairperson|
Dena and her family moved to Rainier in 2015 from Oregon City. Her and her husband wanted to get away from the big city and raise their kids in a smaller town. Dena has 5 children and 5 grandchildren.
|#4||01-01-20 / 12-31-23||Paul Langner|
|#5||01-01-20 / 12-31-23||Nina Phillips|
Nina Phillips is a mother of three grown girls, a wife and business partner to her husband John Phillips. They've owned Easy Living Construction for six years and Hometown Pizza for three years.
Planning Commission Documents
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- Rainier-Comprehensive-Plan.pdf (781 KB)
- Rainier-UGB.pdf (189 KB)
- Rainier-UGB2.pdf (187 KB)
- Transportation-System-Plan-September-1997.pdf (8.47 MB)
Planning Commission Agenda and Meeting Minutes
The original signed minutes will be available at Rainier City Hall.