Public Open Houses• Held in 5 locations in August, 2011• Purpose • Share and solicit input on the Preferred Scenario – Concentrated Development Vision • Present and solicit input on the draft 2040 Regional Growth Framework
Virtual Open House• Available at: www.mvrpc.org/land-use/vision• Three presentations: • The Preferred Scenario • Concentrated Development Vision – Analysis • Concentrated Development Vision – Implementation
Information Sharing• Presentations to local jurisdictions and other organizations to share the latest information • Seven alternative scenarios • Four principles of the Preferred Scenario – Concentrated Development Vision • Draft 2040 Growth Framework map
The goal of the GoingPlaces initiative has been towork with the public to build a collective vision for thefuture of land developmentin the Miami Valley Region
RumorMVRPC staff is trying to direct where futureland development should or should notoccur. FactMVRPC has no legal authority over localland use decisions nor does it have anyintention of superseding any local authorityon this issue - using the information from theGoing Places is voluntary.
RumorThe Going Places outcome will be tied to thefederal transportation funding. FactNeither Staff nor the Committee has madeany recommendation on this matter. If andwhen the recommendation is made, theMVRPC Board of Directors will have thefinal say.
RumorThe 2040 Growth Framework map has beenfinalized. FactThe current version is a draft. Staff plans tosend a formal request to local communitiesfor their review and comments over the nextseveral months. We will then incorporate allthe input and address any concerns.
We heard severalthings from you at our last meeting
Four Questions• Do the plans take advantage of the community’s assets?• Do the plans make use of existing infrastructure?• Does this plan preserve farmland and other open spaces?• Has the community or the developers cooperated with other communities in the Region in developing this plan?
The 2040 GrowthFramework Map – a long-term landdevelopment strategy
The 2040 RegionalGrowth Framework mapis intended to serve as aguide and reference for our local communities
Six resources were used in developing the map:• 2005 Open Space Inventory• An inventory of developed land• Land Development Suitability Assessment• Zoning maps• The Concentrated Development Vision• The 2000 Urban Area
Staff plans to send a formal request to our localcommunities for their reviewand comments over the nextseveral months. We will thenincorporate all the input and address any concerns.
Staff is developing a list of potential policies and existing funding opportunities for our communities to take advantage of
We will be asking for your help indeveloping this list
What’s Next• Sharing the Concentrated Development Vision and asking for endorsements• Presenting and refining the draft 2040 Regional Growth Framework map• Developing a list of potential policies and existing funding opportunities
We plan to present the 2040Regional Growth Framework tothe MVRPC Technical Advisory Committee and Board of Directors in March/April 2012