BY COUNCILOR GILBERT:
WHEREAS, a foundational element of the comprehensive plan process is to formulate governing principles to guide plan development; and
WHEREAS, the comprehensive planning committee, in conjunction with the planning consultant and city planning staff, have developed 12 governing principles; and
WHEREAS, these principles have been reviewed by the comprehensive planning committee and approved by the planning commission;
RESOLVED, the principles set forth in Public Document No. __________ are adopted for the purpose of guiding the city as it proceeds with the development of a comprehensive plan.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution adopts planning principles prepared by the comprehensive planning committee, consultant and staff. The principles were presented to the planning commission at its September 21, 2005, meeting. The planning commission recommends approval.