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The Commission Will Come to Order

David Allor examines the purpose of rules of procedure, reviewing the importance of fair and coherent rules. Included after the article is Allor‘s annotated model outline of motions for planning commissions and zoning boards (adapted…

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Holding Effective Public Meetings

render a decision.” Just because you don’t like it, isn’t a reason to deny a project. A Montana planner put it this way: “Just because you don’t like it, isn’t a reason to deny a…