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What are your thoughts on the Draft Plan Salt Lake plan?


Is there anything missing from Plan Salt Lake? If so, what?

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Do you agree with the Vision and Guiding Principles?

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Do you support the Plan Salt Lake?

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Steven McQuinn inside Council District 4
August 15, 2014, 10:39 AM
  • Is there anything missing from Plan Salt Lake? If so, what?
    You don't have a contingency process for climate change shock. There are some huge impacts coming that will severely affect the economy of the region across the gamut of your planning parameters. There should be a process for following indicators and generating response options. Process is the most important thing you can plan.
  • Do you agree with the Vision and Guiding Principles?
    Yes, but again, climate change impacts will knock much of this for a loop, and you need to accommodate that emerging reality.
  • Do you support the Plan Salt Lake?
    I do. However, without a climate change impact assessment process, it is only wishful thinking. It would be brave for a city to not only envision the future but to also monitor the present for changes that can thwart that future.
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