Goal: Accept higher density trade-off for preservation of green space
Objective: Increase amount of green space in developments
Þ Offer developers incentives for preserving or increasing the amount of green space in developments.
Þ Establish long term city-wide tree cover targets within an urban forest management strategy.
Goal: Achieve compact/complete neighbourhoods with mixed use zoning
Objective: Encourage new developments to incorporate or contribute to a mix of uses
Þ Utilize the sustainability checklist section on compact community design to evaluate new development proposals
Þ Encourage a mix of uses through land use design as per the Official Community Plan
Goal: Plan for transit opportunities
Objective: Encourage new developments to be transit accessible
Þ Assess new development proposals for transit accessibility and transit oriented amenities
Þ Encourage transit-oriented development to support existing and planned transit systems