LDC2.2: Address barriers to improve implementation plans, policies, and regulations
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Regional Priority Approach Description
Approach - Address barriers to improve implementation plans, policies, and regulations
Desired Outcome - Transparent, effective, clear, and consistent implementation and enforcement of regulations enables improved protection of ecologically important areas.
Policy Needs - N/A
- Incorporate prioritization plans for ecologically important areas into comprehensive plan and development regulation updates.
- Fund comprehensive plan and development regulation updates that incorporate watershed processes.
- Incorporate policies to avoid ecologically important areas in county and comprehensive plans under the Growth Management Act.
- Develop policy and planning approaches to harmonize definitions of ecologically important areas, including Critical Areas Ordinance and how it is implemented in different jurisdictions.
- Revise local government development regulations or implement identified solutions to remove barriers to infill.
- Describe how your project will improve implementation of plans, policies, permitting processes, and/or regulations.
- Describe how your project will use guidance from existing work.
Local Context - Local context provides additional specificity on how a Regional Priority approach should be implemented in each local area; examples include sequencing, partners to consider, and critical areas. Local context for this Regional Priority approach is available here.
Regional Priority Approach Near Term Actions Map
No Puget Sound Recovery Progress Measures set for this Regional Priority Approach.