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The core of our region has many claims to fame: the only Downtown in our nation with Class IV rapids running through it, the third most tattooed U.S. city, historic monuments and architecture, and a firm place in our nation's complex history.
Since its inception, PSG has promoted the reversal of the previous decades' trend of abandoning our region's core. In past years, PSG has worked with other groups and citizens to collect over 1,000 signatures in support of the inclusive and sustainable Downtown Master Plan. PSG continues to collaborate for a greener, more vibrant, more connected urban environment, and has recently partnered with the City to explore the establishment of a Groundwork Trust to transform blight into green space in the most distressed communities.
The 2010 Census population was 204,214, up 3.2% from 2000. Click here for a map of 2010 results including growth rates.