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?
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.