3. The final report of the Public Participation Working Group was sharply critical of the City’s current processes for obtaining the public’s opinion about important issues, and recommended many changes to these processes. Do you agree with the report’s conclusions and recommendations?
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.