Specifications include, but are not limited to: a. Work with the Plan Commission to delineate the process including the public
b. Collaboration with Statewide Planning throughout development of the draft plan.
c. A public involvement process outlining method(s) to encourage active public
d. Public meetings and workshops (ongoing throughout the process).
e. Review and analyze existing conditions.
f. Assemble data and inventory including socioeconomic and demographic trends.
g. Produce an element by element update of the Scituate Comprehensive Plan.
h. Conduct a land use and municipal infrastructure analysis.
i. Review and analyze existing and projected housing conditions and trends
including impacts from the state airport’s acquisition program.
j. Identify and analyze the existing state guide plan, other local and regional plans
and how they relate to the Scituate Comprehensive Plan.
k. Review the existing Comprehensive Plan and update various elements to reflect
the changes that have occurred.
l. Identify community issues, concerns problems, and needs.
m. Project future needs for housing, recreation, public facilities, services and natural
resources/open space preservation.
n. Identify economic opportunities in the Town of Scituate. ; s. Prepare plan update and executive summary including text, maps and graphics.
t. Ensure internal consistency of plan elements and State Guide Plan.
u. Produce draft comprehensive plan update for suitable for public presentation to
Plan Commission and Town Council.