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Best Practices in Georgia Planning

Best PracticeIssues AddressedExamplesQCO
Environmental Planning Criteria

Adopt and enforce the Part V Environmental ordinances as part of an overall environmental planning process. These Part V ordinances provide protection for wetlands, steep slopes, groundwater recharge areas, river corridors and water supply watersheds.
  • We like to better protect our natural resources (such as streams, wetlands, etc.)
  • We'd like to encourage development to locate in areas most suitable for new growth
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