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What are the most important priorities the City should focus on over the next two years?

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What are the most important priorities the City should focus on over the next 2 years? (You may list more than one.)


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Rick grether inside Area 1
December 10, 2018, 7:39 PM
  • What are the most important priorities the City should focus on over the next 2 years? (You may list more than one.)

    1. Limit parking to encourage walking/biking. 2. Require purple pipe (reclaimed) water for all new construction to be used for outdoor irrigation and indoor toilet flushing. 3. Retrofit underground electrical wiring starting with Shell Beach and moving south. 4. Reduce overhead street lighting to enhance nighttime natural star and moon gazing (studies in Chicago and London have proven that street lighted areas actually have slightly more crime than unlighted areas) 5. Allow 2 story houses with gabled roofs in all areas of Pismo and Shell Beach to be consistent with earlier built homes. Flat top roofs are now popular so as to accommodate the current 15' limit and they look like office buildings not blending well with existing homes.

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As the City Council prepares for the City’s next two-year budget, a key step in the process is to set major City Goals.  The community’s participation in this process includes providing your “voice” and input on the top priorities for the City in the next two-years.

The priorities shared from our community will be one of the most significant elements the City Council will receive, in addition to information on the City’s Current Projects/Programs and Fiscal Condition, during the presentation at the regular City Council meeting on January 15, 2019.  These three key elements will be considered as the City Council establishes the goals and budget priorities on February 1, 2019 during a goal-setting workshop.

Following the February goal-setting session, staff will then develop work programs that clearly describe tasks, timeframes and required resources to achieve the Council's top priority goals. This kind of detailed information is essential in order to allocate limited resources to the highest priorities in a practical and achievable way over the two-year budget period.

Please see the Introduction to this topic for additional ways to participate and share your priorities, as well as a full schedule of key dates for this process.

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