Redmond Area Planning Commission has appproved plans for zone change which would allow a 39-acre water park and resort complex west of the Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center. Redmond City Council must vote on the change before it is official. The Old West themed resort will be constructed in three phases, with a 83-room condo/hotel building in stage one. When complete, developers are hoping to have a multi-site resort sited on both sides of the railroad tracks that runs throught the middle of the acreage.
Redmond School District is holding its last and final REV (Redmond Educational Vision) forum at 6 p.m. May 17 at Terrebonne Community School. Community members are encouraged to attend and share their goals and concerns regarding the future direction of Redmond schools. A wrap-up of the meeting series will be held May 22, when the input from the various meetings will be shared with the community.