THE “MY-CITY” APPROACH TO BOTTOM-UP PLANNING
4. Proposal City Council
Design Commission Planning Commission
Historic Preservation Commission Arts and Culture Commission
Environmental Advisory Commission
The city’s existing planning process, remains as it is; or it may adopt any“My City” Project for a Specific Plan or any approach, were it to choose to do so.
“MY CITY” PROCESS
1. Project • Any person, group, enterprise or public agency may present a preliminary vision proposal as a pilot project. • If the project receives enough surveyed support, a series of draft Documents and a Supporting Video based on feedback is created by a Project Team (p.115) with a full range of potential scenarios, including a “do nothing” option. • The last draft of the vision proposal is then presented to the official municipal process, which may choose to continue the momentum by developing the project further, building on public input generated by the “My City” process. See the “Projects” and “Events” chapters for details.
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