The study found that the city could provide sufficient land for housing development without expanding the urban growth boundary
Labour would like the panel to have gone further and replace the urban growth boundary
with a smarter way of managing the citys expansion that includes:
Reviewing the Urban Growth Boundary
The Urban Growth Boundary
was established in 2002 to order to accommodate some 284,000 new dwellings which are needed over the next 20 years based upon population projections.
Much of Portland's success has been attributed to the urban growth boundary
The cause of growth management won another major victory the next year when environmentalists teamed up with maverick Republican Governor Tom McCall to enact an ambitious statewide program of land-use planning that required all cities, including Portland, to establish an Urban Growth Boundary
The urban growth boundary
(UBG) kept development within a 234,000-acre urban area.
SPRINGFIELD - An Oregon panel is expected to decide this month if the city's long-planned urban growth boundary
expansion can move forward.
Tenders are invited for Provide concept planning of approx 600 acres in the city~s urban reservoirs and prepare a citywide housing needs analysis, includes land uses, utilities will need to be coordinated through the city s engineering firm, natural resources, parks, schools, essential public services (emergency services), transportation, a phasing plan intended to inform the city of the most orderly and efficient, expansion of the citys urban growth boundary
ACF is urging the NSW Government to conduct genuine community consultation with Sydney residents about the future of their city; take a comprehensive approach to the environmental sustainability of Sydney rather than putting the environment in a separate silo; protect urban biodiversity such as that found along creek corridors; and enforce an urban growth boundary
to limit unsustainable urban sprawl and provide certainty to industry about where they can and cannot develop.
Nonetheless, gentrification has claimed much of the inner city, and strip malls and cookie-cutter subdivisions dominate much of the landscape inside the urban growth boundary