Category Archives: Planning

“Smart Growth” – A Living, Changing Concept

Is there a viable alternative? By its very definition, any argument is moot – foolish. That is not, however, to be confused with “a” specific concept; diversity is all around us. It is thoughtful recognition and a respect of that diversity that makes “smart planning” exciting. And, as with past, our future will reveal issues with the planning of today!

We, in rural Chico, enjoy a very unique setting, complimentary to a full spectrum of integrated growth; a growth as diverse as is our demographics. The following documents offer some insightful thinking on the subject, contributed to by as diverse a group as is the subject.

Another significant piece to the puzzle:  Aging in Place