Smart Growth & Water Resources Collaboratives

The Smart Growth Collaborative meets quarterly to address land use and development issues within the region and serve as TJCOG's link to related issues such as transportation and open space. Technical teams or small group meetings may be created on an as-needed basis to develop or respond to specific initiatives or research projects. The role of TJCOG is to convene parties interested in furthering responsible community growth in the region and facilitate collaborative and informative meetings. Full Overview

Co-Chairs: Wendy Jacobs, Durham County Commissioner and Steve Rao, Town of Morrisville Councilmember

The Water Resources Collaborative has been administered by TJCOG since 2004. The WRmeets quarterly throughout the year, including joint meetings with the Smart Growth Committee on topics of mutual interest; in addition, technical teams or small group meetings may be created on an as-needed basis to develop or respond to specific initiatives. The role of TJCOG is to convene the WRC as a group of parties interested in furthering integrated water resources management in the region and facilitate collaborative and informative meetings. 

Co-Chairs: Lori Bush, Town of Cary Councilmember, and TJ Cawley, Mayor of Morrisville

Both the Smart Growth and Water Resources Collaboratives are open to all interested members of the public. As the issues of smart growth and water resources are co-dependent, the collaboratives are held jointly several times a year in addition to 1-2 individual meetings. 


 

Collaboratives

Meeting Datesort ascending Agenda File Minutes File
Smart Growth/Water Resources Collaborative: Using Code & Ordinance Tools to Scale Up Green Infrastructure Implementation Thu, 06/10/2021 PDF icon Agenda (253.36 KB) PDF icon Minutes (11.14 MB)
Water Resources Collaborative: Building Resilience with Green Stormwater Infrastructure Thu, 03/11/2021 PDF icon Agenda (285.88 KB) PDF icon Minutes (240.47 KB)
Joint Smart Growth/Water Resources Collaborative: Financial Resilience During COVID-19 Thu, 12/10/2020 PDF icon Agenda (155.26 KB) PDF icon Minutes (187.71 KB)
Joint Smart Growth/Water Resources Collaborative: Building a Greener Workforce for Resilient Regional Economic Development Thu, 09/10/2020 PDF icon Agenda (224.64 KB) PDF icon Minutes (154.94 KB)
Joint Smart Growth/Water Resources Collaborative: Continuing Essential Functions During COVID-19 Thu, 06/11/2020 PDF icon Agenda (159.32 KB) PDF icon Minutes (177.21 KB)
Smart Growth Collaborative: Development Trends Thu, 03/12/2020 PDF icon Agenda (257.52 KB)
Water Resources Collaborative: Green Infrastructure - Lessons Learned for NC Thu, 03/05/2020 PDF icon Agenda (121.95 KB) PDF icon Minutes (159.06 KB)
Joint Smart Growth/Water Resources Collaborative - December Thu, 12/12/2019 PDF icon Agenda (176.55 KB) PDF icon Minutes (239 KB)
Joint Smart Growth/Water Resources Collaborative: Smart Tech & Resilient Infrastructure Thu, 09/19/2019 PDF icon Agenda (162.43 KB) PDF icon Minutes (249.78 KB)
Joint Smart Growth/Water Resources Collaborative: Green & Complete Streets Thu, 06/20/2019 PDF icon Agenda (276.7 KB) PDF icon Minutes (288.26 KB)
Smart Growth Collaborative: Development Trends Thu, 03/14/2019 PDF icon Agenda (272.57 KB) PDF icon Minutes (349.76 KB)
Joint Smart Growth/Water Resources Collaborative: Land Conservation and Water Quality Impacts Thu, 03/07/2019 PDF icon Agenda (281.97 KB) PDF icon Minutes (148.79 KB)

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