Eben Fodor

"Without a public review process, citizens often have little control over individual developments, even i fthey will be serverely impacted by them. Typically, a development proposal will be reviewed and approved by the city planning department ... but development codes cannot anticipate all the possibile conflict and impacts that future development might create.  For large projects, creating a public review process may be the solution." Better Not Bigger: How To Control Urban Growth and Improve Your Community - Eben Fodor