Neighborhood Program

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Council Work Meeting

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Work Meeting
12:00 PM, Tuesday, August 08, 2017
Room 310, City Conference Room
351 W Center, Provo, UT 84601


Roll Call
Approval of Minutes
- May 24, 2017 Public Works Budget Retreat
- June 8, 2017 Budget Retreat
- June 20, 2017 Work Meeting
- July 5, 2017 Provo Towne Center Site Visit


1. A discussion on an appropriation for an Impact Fee Facilities Plan and Impact Fee Analysis (17-097)

2. A discussion on refunding the Recreation Center General Obligation Bond (17-098)

3. A discussion on road funding (17-095)

4. An update on Victim Services grants (17-100)

5. A discussion with the Economic Development Department on retail incentives and retaining business (17-087)

6. A discussion on parking (17-096)

Policy Items Referred from the Planning Commission

7. Provo City Community Development Department requests an Ordinance Amendment to Section 14.02.010 to make city noticing requirements consistent with state law. Citywide impact. (17-0014OA)

8. A discussion on the Development Approval Process Review Committee's recommendation on noticing land use items (17-052)

9. Scott Bowles requests an Ordinance Amendment to Section 14.20.160 to increase the size of signs permitted in the Regional Shopping Center (SC3) Zone. Citywide impact. (17-0015OA)

10. McKay Christensen requests an Amendment to Section 14.21A.110 to eliminate the facade stepback for buildings in the General Downtown (DT1) Zone. Downtown Neighborhood. (17-0011OA)

11. McKay Christensen requests an Ordinance Amendment to Section 14.21A.090 to reduce the average apartment square footage from 800 feet to 600 feet in the General Downtown (DT1) Zone. Downtown Neighborhood. (17-0013OA)

Closed Meeting

12. The Municipal Council or the Governing Board of the Redevelopment Agency will consider a motion to close the meeting for the purposes of holding a strategy session to discuss pending or reasonably imminent litigation, and/or to discuss the purchase, sale, exchange, or lease of real property, and/or the character, professional competence, or physical or mental health of an individual in conformance with � 52-4-204 and 52-4-205 et. seq., Utah Code.

Informal discussion may be held in the Council Conference Room between 4:30 pm and 5:30 pm.

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Mission Statement The mission of the Neighborhood Program is to facilitate effective, informed and representative participation of citizens in government and self-help initiatives. The Neighborhood program provides a channel for communication among citizens, elected officials and city department staff.

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Neighborhood Chair Chairs are elected by their neighborhoods to serve as a leader to identify and present solutions to neighborhoods regarding community issues. Chairs provide a direct line of communication between the Neighborhood and the Municipal Council and City Administration. Chairs serve four-year terms, and also organize meetings on neighborhood issues.

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Matching Grant The Matching Grant Program is a tool used by the Provo Council to help citizens develop and beautify their neighborhoods. This program allocates funds to neighborhood based groups and organizations. It works to provide opportunities for neighbors to meet each other, work together and build stronger relationships while providing a benefit to the neighborhood.

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Neighborhood-MapsNeighborhood Maps Do you ever wonder about the boundaries of your neighborhood? Or want to know which neighborhoods border yours? This interactive GIS map is a great resource to learn more about Provo neighborhoods.

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Community Oriented Policing/Community Resource Officers The Provo Neighborhoods work closely with the Provo Police Department's Community Oriented Policing (COP) initiative. The neighborhoods are divided into  COP Districts. Each district's police officers work closely with their assigned neighborhoods to keep the neighborhood safe and healthy. 

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