"We intend to continue working toward a clean energy future for our citizens and businesses. Attaining this community designation is just one more way that we are translating our ambitious goals into practical action"Mayor Leslie Hager-Smith
Created an online permitting checklist, increasing transparency for community members and solar installers.
Reviewed local zoning codes and identified restrictions that intentionally or unintentionally prohibit solar PV development
Allowed solar by-right accessory use in all zones (so solar installations don’t require special permits or hearings)
Cross-trained both inspection and permitting staff on solar PV