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What is Planning and Why Should a Community Plan?Land Use Planning in ColoradoMaster Plan PrimerUpdating the Master Plan and Land Use RegulationsThree Mile PlansUsing Economic and Population Forecasts for Community PlanningCapital ImprovementsPlanning Tips on Running Public HearingsParliamentary Procedure - Helpful TipsOpen MeetingsEx Parte ContactsDue Process Conflicts of InterestHow to Encourage Citizen InvolvementCCI's Report on 35-acre Subdivision Exemption in Colorado Preparing an RFP for Consulting Services (link to article on APA website)
Best Practices in Natural Hazards Planning and Mitigation
The Colorado Brownfields HandbookIntergovernmental Agreement HandbookColorado Community Sustainability Guide: Self Assessment ToolHow to Encourage Citizen InvolvementQuestions to Ask When Adopting or Revising a Master PlanPreparing an RFP for Consulting Services (link to article on APA's website)Small Community Park and Recreation Planning StandardsChoosing a Consultant
Colorado Community Sustainability Guide: Self Assessment ToolWater Efficient Landscape Design Model OrdinanceWaterWise Landscaping Best Practices Manual: A Companion to the Landscape Design OrdinanceSustainable Community Development Code (RMLUI)Healthy Community Design: Success Stories from State and Local LeadersEPA's Sustainable Design and Green Building Toolkit for Local GovernmentsBest Practices for Climate Protection: A Local Government Guide (ICLEI)Planning for Climate Change in the West (LILP and Sonoran Institute)10 Steps to a Living Downtown (Brookings Center on Urban and Metropolitan Policy)ICLEI's Sustainability Planning Toolkit
Energy Management and Conservation: Municipal Best Practices (CML)Energy Efficiency in Government Operations and Facilities (EPA)Bringing Home the Benefits of Energy Efficiency to Low-Income Households (SGN)What Every Westerner Should Know About Energy Efficiency and Conservation Colorado's Wind Resources Map
Paying for Growth: Impact Fees Under Senate Bill 15 (handout from CML Workshop, 2001)San Miguel County Employee Housing Mitigation Support StudyDurango 9-R School District School Land Dedication StudyMancos Street Impact Fee (and Study)Chaffee County School Land Dedication/Fees in Lieu StudyLake County Public Facilities Mitigation Fee, Support StudyRio Blanco Road and Bridge Impact Fee Support Study
Development Impact Analysis for Town of Pagosa Springs (2001)Development Impact Analysis for the Town of Rico (2000)Development Impact Analysis for the Town of Ridgway (2001)Development Impact Analysis for Archuleta County (2002)Development Impact Analysis: 10 Year Outlook for Montrose County (2002)
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