Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Summary of Action - Meetings of September 19, 2017

Work Meeting Summary of Action
12:00 PM, Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Room 310, City Conference Room
351 W Center, Provo, UT 84601

Monday, September 18, 2017

Citizens Agenda for Meetings on September 19, 2017

Council meeting agendas are often difficult for people to navigate. Filled with jargon and legal requirements on how an item must be listed, it can be a challenge to determine what Council members are actually discussing or deciding on.

What follows is a staff interpretation of the agendas.
The official published agendas and supporting materials can be found here:  http://publicdocuments.provo.org/sirepub/meet.aspx

Joint Meeting with Planning Commission
11:00 AM, Tuesday, September 19, 2017

  1. A discussion on recent changes to the public noticing process for Planning Commission and Council hearings
    • Council regularly schedules meetings with key boards and commissions to discuss current issues and ways to improve processes.
  • Additional questions and discussion

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

New Timeline for Hearing Land Use Items

Council recently passed some changes to the procedures for land use applications. These were based on recommendations from the Development Approval Process Review Committee and should streamline the process for land use applications. When an application is ready to be heard by the Planning Commission, it is listed on the Commission's agenda, along with a date for when it will be heard at a Council meeting. The infographic below illustrates this process and identifies where the public can contribute their input.