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Best Practices in Georgia Planning

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Smart Growth Audit

Undertake a comprehensive study to identify local development requirements that should be changed to enable smart growth development. This involves a comparison of a community's existing development regulations with commonly recognized best practices for smart growth.
  • We need help addressing neighborhood opposition to new developments
  • We'd like to protect our trees, particularly where new development takes place
  • We'd like to reduce the amount of paved area in our community
  • We'd like to streamline our local development review process
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