Urban Planner Resolution

ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORY COUNCIL

RESOLUTION 1-2017

A RESOLUTION ENCOURAGING CITY COUNCIL TO HIRE ADDITIONAL

URBAN PLANNING STAFF

 

Whereas, the City of Reading ctmently does not have any pla1ming staff; and Whereas, the City's draft Comprehensive Plan is cmTently under review; and

Whereas, Reading is an urban enviromnent and planning staff with urban experience is essential; and

 

Whereas, the Enviromnental Advisory Council understands the impmiance of plan

review and the plaiming process on projects which may have enviromnental implications; and

 

Whereas, the Enviromnental Advisory Council also understands the importance of City planning staff in the implementation of the Comprehensive Plan.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the City of Reading Enviromnental Advisory Council encourages Reading City Council to hire an urban plaimer dedicated solely to the implementation of the Comprehensive Plan and other visionary plans for the City. This would be in addition to the hi1ing of other City staff dedicated to the administration of the Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance and to other planning duties.

Adopted _ Feb 28 , 2017

 

 

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