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Socio-economic Resources

The "Socio-economic" Task Force focuses on planning related to social services and economic development needs and opportunities.

Indicators to Assess Community-level Social Vulnerability to Climate Change: An addendum to SocMon and SEM-Pasifika regional socioeconomic monitoring guidelines

Climate change, Climate change impacts, Economic Resilience, Resilience, Smart Growth, socio-economic, SSG, Vulnerability

August 23, 2021

Wongbusarakum, S., & Christy, L. (2011). Indicators to assess community-level social vulnerability to climate change: An addendum to SocMon and SEM-Pasifika regional socioeconomic monitoring guidelines (pp. 41). Silver Spring, MD: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Office for Coastal Management, Coral Reef Conservation Program.

Smart Growth and Economic Success: Strategies for local governments

Economic Resilience, EPA, Smart Growth, SSG Planning Tools, Sustainable Communities, USEPA

August 10, 2021

Kramer, M., & Sobel, L. (2014). Smart Growth and Economic Success: Strategies for local governments (No. EPA 231-R-14-001) (pp. 28). Washington, DC: US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Sustainable Communities

Rural Business Enterprise Grant Economic Restoration Project & Report: Findings and recommendations

Economic Resilience, SSG Planning Tools

August 10, 2021

Economic Development and Smart Growth

Economic Resilience, SSG Planning Tools

August 10, 2021

Iams, A., Kaplan, P., Bauerfeind, A., Huestis, J., & Quillinan, K. (2006). Economic development and smart growth (pp. 50). Washington, DC: International Economic Development Council.

2020 Rota Mayors Office (MOR) Citizen Centric Report

PDAC Agencies 2020, CCR

March 15, 2021

Climate Change in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands

PDAC Agencies climate adaptation, Climate change, Climate change impacts

January 28, 2021

The Office of Planning and Development is working to incorporate best available data on current and future conditions to support mainstreaming considerations of smarter, safer growth through this important work. Together, with data-driven policy guidance, we will plan and achieve resilient growth that properly balances economic development and environmental protection.

2020 Tinian Mayors Office Citizen Centric Report

PDAC Agencies 2020 CCR

January 5, 2021

2020 Marianas Visitors Authority (MVA) Citizen Centric Report

Marianas Visitors Authority 2020, CCR

January 4, 2021

2020 Department of Commerce Citizen Centric Report

Department of Commerce 2020, CCR

November 6, 2020

2020 State Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan

outdoor recreation, SCORP

October 30, 2020