Board Meeting: Proposed Urban Design Guidelines


At the September THD board meeting, Jeff Joslin, Director of Current Planning, presented to the Board the process for developing the proposed urban design guidelines. The planners are in the third phase of the project and are currently meeting with the various neighborhood groups throughout the City. The Board urged Mr. Joslin to reach out to the neighborhoods through community workshops. The Board shared their concerns with Mr. Joslin, how the Guidelines were more subjective than the planning code, and there were questions about how the proposed urban design guidelines fit in with the residential design guidelines. There were