2. Sub-community Plans, Area Plans and Neighborhood Plans have all been proposed as approaches to giving citizens some certainty about the future of their neighborhoods and the quality and extent of our community’s built environment. Do you favor this approach to city planning? Why or why not?
The low price of natural gas has greatly contributed to the decline in coal usage globally, which has in turn led to coal plants shutting down. But natural gas is still a fossil fuel, and shifting to natural gas carries other attendant risks to our water supply, our health, and our environment. We need to move beyond natural gas in favor of clean energy sources.