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?
I am generally familiar with Smart Regs. Despite their unpopularity with many rental property owners, I think that this is a reasonable approach to ensuring that rental properties are brought to appropriate levels of energy efficiency, an important element of the City’s environmental objectives.