Assisting communities with data and mapping
In 2007, the Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission’s (MVRPC ) Board of Directors recognized the need for developing a regional plan. This led to GOING PLACES — An Integrated Land Use Vision for the Miami Valley Region. Going Places provides forums for people living and working in the Region to participate in planning. It also provides resources for local communities to make decisions with a regional perspective.
People, no matter where they live or work, expressed important values that are shared all across the Region. These became the guiding principles of the Concentrated Development Vision.
Going Places committees identified a set of eleven implementation tools to address what has been missing and what is needed in the future to plan with a regional perspective and support the Concentrated Development Vision. The tools address the following major needs:
A 3-Phase planning process was followed:
For additional information about the Going Places initiative, contact Martin Kim, MVRPC's Director of Regional Planning at (937) 223-6323 or email@example.com.