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Best Practices in Georgia Planning


Best PracticeIssues AddressedExamplesQCO
Streamlined Development Permitting

Arrange for the different local agencies that give development permissions and approvals to coordinate their activities through a unified, easy to understand system. Easing the development process is a valuable incentive to entice development into a community. This may include removing or combining unnecessary approval steps or publishing a step-by-step guide to the review process.
  • We'd like to coordinate with neighboring jurisdictions on shared needs
  • We'd like to institute new zoning or similar development regulations
  • We'd like to promote development of vacant sites or abandoned structures in our community
  • We'd like to streamline our local development review process
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