Ensure beneficial social equity outcomes in considering the impacts of land use policy, public infrastructure and public service decisions on frontline populations.
ST-7.1 Identify the factors that can impact social and economic equity locally. Implement policies that result in building/maintaining infrastructure and provision of services needed to meet critical needs, including:
- Public transportation
- Energy efficiency
- Affordable housing
- Green space
- Availability of social services
IMPLEMENTERS: local governments, regional agencies, electric utilities, water utilities, non-profit organizations
ST-7.2 Draw on recent and relevant social vulnerability data in all planning processes.
IMPLEMENTERS: local governments, regional planning councils, regional agencies
ST-7.3 Include members of frontline communities and intermediary organizations in the policy-making process.
IMPLEMENTERS: local governments, regional agencies