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Goals and Activities to Achieve Mission Elements

Mission Element 1: To promote planning in Cambridge through advocacy, education, outreach, over-sight, and working with neighborhood groups.

Goal

Activities

Hold elected officials accountable:

A published report on voting records and zoning petitions

Continue public education on planning issues.

Articles in Cambridge Chronicle

Create planning roundtable.

 

Emphasize planning

 

Keep the momentum after the Larkin petition passes. Follow through on the planning process.

 

Put on planning forums on zoning and planning issues.

 

Pursue outreach to neighborhood groups and individuals.

 

Mission Element 2: To create processes for ensuring the long-term well being of the city's residents.

Goals:

Activities

Work the Cambridge Growth Management Advisory Committee processes

 

Be aware of what other cities are doing.

See RaceStudio www.dnai.com/~racestdo/.

Keep the momentum after the Larkin petition passes.

 

Mission Element 3: To work to implement planning by and for residents.

Goals:

Activities

Work the Cambridge Growth Management Advisory Committee processes

 

Keep the momentum after the Larkin petition passes.

Newspaper articles on Larkin Petition and East Cambridge Planning Project.

Mission Element 4: To pursue zoning reforms.

Goals:

Activities

Work the Cambridge Growth Management Advisory Committee processes

 

Build relations with the city council.

 

Create our own CRGM petition on what is beyond Larkin.

 

File petitions in areas that Cambridge Growth Management Advisory Committee has not addressed.

 

Mission Element 5: To hold elected officials accountable.

Goals:

Activities by Whom and When

Build relations with the city council.

 

Hold elected officials accountable

A published report on voting records and zoning petitions.