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Going places Policy Roundtable Workshop Summary

  1. 1. Phase III Policy Roundtable Workshop Summary Board of Directors July 7, 2011 Martin Kim, Director of Regional Planning
  2. 2. Phase III Policy Roundtable Workshop Overview <ul><li>Purpose </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Discuss and solicit input from local jurisdictions and interested organizations on the priorities of the implementation concepts </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Time and location </li></ul><ul><ul><li>10:00 – 11:30 am on Wednesday, June 8, 2011 at the Center for Regional Cooperation </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Invitation </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Invitation letter was sent to officials in every jurisdiction and to members of the Going Places Steering and Planning Advisory committees on Wednesday, May 18, 2011 </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Workshop Agenda <ul><li>Welcome and Introduction </li></ul><ul><li>Going Places Overview </li></ul><ul><li>Presentation of Preferred Land Use Scenario Identification Process and Results </li></ul><ul><li>Presentation and Discussion of Potential Implementation Concepts </li></ul><ul><li>Adjournment </li></ul>
  4. 4. Workshop Exercise <ul><li>A total of 54 participants in an exercise to prioritize potential implementation concepts </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Organize everyone into groups </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Give everyone a list of potential implementation concepts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ask each group to work together to organize the concepts into three categories: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Highest, Moderate, and Lowest Importance </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Two rules </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Up to 5 concepts in the Highest Importance category </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Can add one additional concept in the Highest Importance category </li></ul></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Potential Implementation Concepts <ul><li>Drew from several sources: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Think Cards </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mind Maps </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Comments from the online voting </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Comments from the mail survey </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Selected concepts that best represented some of the most popular and important comments made by participants </li></ul>
  6. 7. Potential Implementation Concepts Priority Ranking Encourage development around the Region’s assets. H Focus on the maintenance of existing infrastructure (roads, water, sewer, etc.). H Foster a sense of connection and cooperation between the Region’s communities. H Revive the Region’s older communities. H Revive the Region’s core city – the City of Dayton. H Encourage the rehabilitation and/or repurposing of existing structures. M Preserve prime farmland and support agricultural enterprise. M Increase the number and quality of transportation options (walking, driving, biking, rail, bus service, etc.). M Locate any new development in areas with existing infrastructure (roads, water, sewer, etc.). M Encourage the rehabilitation/reuse of vacant industrial sites. M Use land in a way that builds a sense of community. M Maintain and expand the Region’s parks, natural areas, and recreation amenities (recreation centers, bikeways, rivers, etc.). M Discourage greenfield development. L Encourage the development of quality, realistic affordable housing throughout the Region. L Improve the quality of educational opportunities throughout the Region. L Encourage energy-efficient building practices and the retrofitting of older structures for energy efficiency. L
  7. 8. Workshop Summary Available at http://www.mvrpc.org/land-use/vision
  8. 9. What will happen next? <ul><li>The rankings will appear in the final Going Places report to indicate which potential concepts are considered most important </li></ul><ul><li>MVRPC staff will use this ranking of the concepts when devising a list of potential implementation policies </li></ul>