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The PEG heard presentations from staff on the Working Draft Part 2 Mapping about Southwest and East Portland and an example from East Portland about Tree Canopy. Members discussed issues relating to infrastructure, land capacity, density, natural resources and alternatives to ensure appropriate investment in infrastructure, resource protection, equity.
The PEG will meet with the Networks PEG for the first hour. They will then continue with Part 2 Mapping discussions, focusing on North and Northeast Portland and Habitat Corridors.
The PEG debriefed the April 3 Environmental workshop, and staff gave a presentation on the Comprehensive Plan Update Working Draft Part 2 and the role of the WHE PEG.
The PEG provided feedback to staff on the first Comprehensive Plan workshop, learned about the growth scenarios report, and compared industrial land and watershed health policies.
The PEG will debrief the Environmental Comp Plan workshop, and staff will give a presentation on The Comprehensive Plan Update Working Draft Part 2 and the role of the WHE PEG.
The PEG will provide feedback to staff on the first Comprehensive Plan workshop, learn about the growth scenarios report, and compare and contrast industrial land and watershed health policies.
PEG members discussed the Comprehensive Plan Working Draft, focusing on the WHE chapter and related goals & policies in other chapters.
Staff will provide PEG members with an overview of the Comprehensive Plan Working Draft with an emphasis on the Watershed Health and Environment chapter and related goals & policies in other chapters.
The Watershed Health and Environment PEG discussed the impacts that policies can have on people of color, low income people and on other species. The PEG members recognized that those who are often more negatively affected need to be part of the policy conversation and those who are part of the policy conversation need to be allies, and to ask critical questions based on this awareness.
The PEG received an update on the Comp Plan process, discussed the Cumulative Impacts paper and suggested policy recommendations.
Meeting will focus on developing a shared understanding of equity issues and how they apply to the Comprehensive Plan update.
PEG members discussed draft goals and policies and the industrial land shortfall.
Meeting will include an update on the comprehensive plan process and workshops, followed by a discussion about cumulative impacts of development on watershed health and the environment.
Meeting will include a discussion on draft goals and policies and industrial land shortfall, and a presentation of the Design with Nature Discussion Paper.
The PEG discussed demographics, natural hazards and industrial lands.
Meeting will include a presentation on Portland's demographic and presentations and discussions of natural hazards and the Economic Opportunities Analysis.
PEG discussed environmental justice and habitat corridors.
The PEG reviewed its work plan and discussed ecosystem services and functions.
PEG will discuss habitat corridors and environmental justice.
The meeting will include an overview of Portland's Comprehensive Plan, a review of the upcoming work of the PEG, discussion of ecosystem services and functions, and an update on the Comprehensive Plan Update public involvement process.
Meeting will include an overview of the PEG charter and responsibilities, review of proposed future topics and a discussion of ecosystem services and functions.
The PEG shared introductions and reviewed the PEG Charter and ground rules. The PEG then reviewed topics for discussion at future meetings and identified related topics being covered by other PEGs.