The City of Oak Ridge Boards and Commissions will gather for a meeting on March 6, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. in at A/B Room of the Oak Ridge Civic Center to participate in the third series of PlanET meetings.


Series three PlanET meetings will focus on setting priorities and choosing alternatives for the future.  On March 6, the City’s boards and commissions are invited to provide input on regional growth opportunities within the PlanET project area, which spans Anderson, Blount, Loudon, Knox and Union Counties.  


PlanET is a regional partnership of communities building a shared direction for the future. The Regional Forum Series consists of five phases:


  1. Project Introduction, Perceptions of Livability, & the State of the Region
  2. Shared Values & Aspirations for 2040
  3. Imagining Alternative Scenarios for the Region’s Future
  4. Selection/Validation of Preferred Scenarios
  5. Framework Validation, Barriers to Overcome, & Action Priorities