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Goal: Ensure accessibility for physically or otherwise challenged individuals

Objective: Ensure everyone, regardless of their abilities, can move about the community and access parks, facilities and programs on an equal basis

Action Items:        

Þ      Ensure that the universal accessibility considerations are included in park planning

Þ      Review accessibility with the sustainability checklist, as part of the development review process

Þ      Continue to support the mandate of the Community Care Committee to address accessibility issues

Þ      Ensure that city facilities (buildings as well as street infrastructure) are planned and implemented with a view to universal accessibility.

Relevant Pillars: social sustainability

 

Goal: Ensure safe communities

Objective: Ensure residents and businesses feel safe in the community.

Action Items:

Þ      Work in partnership with the Police Department to include CPTED and site safety reviews of facilities and parks.

Þ      Encourage developers to incorporate Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design principles (CPTED) in all new developments and redevelopment projects.

Þ      Continue to support the goals of Port Moody’s Police Department.

Relevant Pillars:social sustainability

 

Goal: Include accessibility and services for young, old, singles and families

Objective: Ensure everyone, regardless of their age or family status, feels welcome and included in community planning and programs

Action Items:

Þ      Continue to support the mandate of the Community Care Committee to address accessibility and services for young, old, singles and families

Relevant Pillars: social sustainability

 

Goal: Include parks, meeting spaces and common spaces in development and redevelopment plans

Objective: Ensure new developments and redevelopments have a balanced approach to incorporating parks, meeting spaces and common spaces in their plans

Action Items:

Þ      Continue to require common amenity spaces as part of new developments and redevelopments

Þ      Analyze development applications to identify space needs, such as active or passive play areas and public open space

Relevant Pillars: economic sustainabilityenvironmental sustainabiliitysocial sustainability

 

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