SolSmart Designees


SolSmart Bronze
Population: 4,044
Designation Level: SolSmart Bronze
Year Designated: 2017
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  • Created an online permitting checklist, increasing transparency for community members and solar installers
  • Reviewed local zoning codes and identified restrictions that intentionally or unintentionally prohibit solar PV development
  • Adopted a standard solar PV permit form aligned with best practices
  • Trained planning staff on best practices in planning and zoning for solar PV
  • Hosted a community “Solarize” campaign, Solarize Greater Media, allowing residents to benefit from group discounts and affordable solar financing