SolSmart Designees


SolSmart Silver
Population: 22,463
Designation Level: SolSmart Silver
Year Designated: Bronze 2020 / Silver 2021
  • 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
  • Allowed solar by-right accessory use in all zones (so solar installations don’t require special permits or hearings)
  • Cross-trained both inspection and permitting staff on solar PV