List By Element

Primary Inventory Element: Population and Housing
Action Items Other Inventory Elements
5.1.1.1 : Housing for seniors Land Use
5.2.1.1 : Housing Plan
5.2.1.2 : Incentives for well-located affordable housing Land Use
5.2.1.3 : Purchase deed restrictions in existing housing
5.2.1.5 : Housing sites with open space purchases Open Space
5.3.2.3 : Document the changing needs of a multicultural population Cultural Resources, Facilities
5.4.2 : Universal Design / Housing Land Use
7.1.1.2 : Encourage empty nesters to stay in Acton Facilities
7.4.1 : Incentives to keep post-school-age households in town
Primary Inventory Element: Economic Development
Action Items Other Inventory Elements
1.2.1.6 : Strategic plan for commercial properties Land Use
1.2.2.4 : Kelley's Corner Association
2.3.4.1 : Encourage the growth of local businesses that can provide local shopping opportunities and employment. Sustainability
3.4.3 : Encourage the business community to organize providing new residents with business information
7.1.1.1 : Enhance commercial tax base
7.2.1.1 : Employment-oriented development
7.2.1.2 : Actively recruit a small-scale movie theater to locate in Acton.
7.2.1.3 : New restaurants
7.2.1.4 : Balance regulatory burden between public benefits and business needs Land Use
7.2.1.5 : Buy Local campaign
7.2.1.6 : Develop and maintain good relationships with existing businesses
7.3.1.2 : Streamline business permitting
Primary Inventory Element: Natural Resources
Action Items Other Inventory Elements
1.3.1.3 : Recognize waterbodies as part of Acton's heritage Cultural Resources, Open Space, Sustainability
2.1.1.1 : Monitor groundwater quantity and quality Facilities, Land Use, Sustainability
2.1.1.2 : EPA WaterSense fixtures Sustainability
2.1.2.2 : Advanced package wastewater treatment Facilities, Land Use, Sustainability
2.1.2.3 : Enhance quality of water discharges. Sustainability
2.1.2.4 : Move industrial activity away from recharge areas Land Use
2.1.4.4 : Monitoring private wells Sustainability
2.1.4.5 : Update private well standards
2.1.4.8 : Acton Stream Teams
2.4.2.1 : Remove invasive plants Sustainability
2.4.2.2 : Promote healthy biological communities Open Space, Sustainability
2.4.2.3 : Discourage invasive plantings Sustainability
2.4.2.4 : Education on native plants and biodiversity Sustainability
2.4.2.5 : Tree-clearing bylaw Land Use
2.4.2.6 : Plant and protect large trees Facilities
6.1.2.2 : Forestry Management Plan Open Space, Sustainability
Primary Inventory Element: Cultural Resources
Action Items Other Inventory Elements
1.3.1.1 : Scenic Roads Bylaw Transportation
1.3.1.2 : Freedom’s Way Landscape Inventory Open Space
1.4.1.1 : Identify historic features Open Space
1.4.2.1 : Coordinate Historic District review process Land Use
1.4.2.2 : Protection outside of Historic Districts
1.4.2.3 : Outreach to private historic property owners
1.5.1.1 : Tourist infrastructure Economic Development
1.5.1.2 : Town gateways Economic Development
1.5.1.3 : Historic celebrations
1.5.1.4 : Include Native history
3.3.1.1 : Publicize town information sources
3.3.1.2 : Citizen's academy Facilities
4.3.1 : Non-commercial movie showings

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