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?
Smart regs is a perfect example of how the city and BAHRA can work collaboratively. The city worked with BAHRA to develop the alternative checklist to the HERS path as it was determined early on that there may be difficulty in complying by way of only HERS. As noted earlier, the prescriptive path is chosen 98% of the time, so this particular collaborative effort was quite effective.