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Criteria: PI-1 (Standard Pathway) PI-4 (Standard Pathway) PI-8 (Standard Pathway) PI-14 (Standard Pathway) PI-15 (Standard Pathway) PI-19 (Standard Pathway) PI-20 (Standard Pathway)
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Criteria: PI-2 (Standard Pathway) PI-3 (Standard Pathway) PZ-18 (Standard Pathway) PI-24 (Standard Pathway) PI-25 (Standard Pathway) GO-13 (Standard Pathway) GO-14 (Standard Pathway)
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Criteria: PR-1 (Modified Pathway) PR-1 (Regional Pathway) PR-1 (Standard Pathway)
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Criteria: PI-23 (Standard Pathway)
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Criteria: OS-4 (Regional Pathway) PR-3 (Regional Pathway) PR-4 (Regional Pathway) PR-5 (Regional Pathway) P-7 (Modified Pathway) P-7 (Regional Pathway) MD-6 (Modified Pathway) MD-6 (Regional Pathway) MD-6 (Standard Pathway)

(2023) Regional Organization Pathway Training Verification Memo Guidance and Template

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This Verification Memo Guidance and Template document is a standardized file for all training-related Regional Organization Pathway criteria and should be used as a component of verification documentation for the criteria listed below. For each, the training must have occurred within the past two years to be eligible.
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Criteria: PR-3 (Modified Pathway) PR-4 (Modified Pathway) GO-5 (Modified Pathway) PR-5 (Modified Pathway) GO-6 (Modified Pathway) P-7 (Modified Pathway)
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SolSmart Application: Regional Organization Pathway

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The Regional Organization Designation Pathway is designed for regional development organizations, which generally describes multi-jurisdictional organizations that include regional councils, councils of governments, regional planning and development agencies, Metropolitan Planning Organizations, and other regional organizations.
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SolSmart Application: Modified Pathway

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The Modified Pathway is designed for communities that do not control permitting, planning and zoning, and/or inspection processes. If your community does control these processes, please use our Standard Designation pathway.
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About SolSmart Flyer

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A one-pager introducing the SolSmart program and how local governments can benefit from participation. This flyer was updated in 2023.
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SolSmart Program Guides (2022)

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The SolSmart program guides are comprehensive resources for local governments with information on the SolSmart designation and technical assistance process. These documents represent the legacy Program Guides published in 2022.
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