Supporters of Incorporation are exhausted from all the delays:
We had a multi-year moratorium, then an appointed Task Force, then an expensive comprehensive study done by consultants.160533 Special Item
Could this mean ANOTHER delay while waiting for input from a university that probably is not knowledgeable about the residents' desires?
Let the people vote! There is a process which all the MACs have been following--we don't need another unnecessary delay to move forward to an ultimate vote!!
INTRODUCTORY REMARKS, INCLUDING DISCUSSION ABOUT COUNTY COMMISSION RESOLUTION NO. R-1006-13, BY COMMISSIONER BARBARA J. JORDAN
160534 Special Item Barbara J. Jordan, Prime Sponsor
REPORT BY PMG ASSOCIATES, INC., REGARDING THE ''ANALYSIS OF INCORPORATION AND ANNEXATION WITHIN THE UNINCORPORATED AREAS'' DATED OCTOBER 2015 (SEE LEGISTAR FILE NO. 152763)
160535 Special Item Barbara J. Jordan, Prime Sponsor
Public comment is allowed today.
The report suggests letting existing MACs complete the process and should protect the MAC boundaries from annexation while the MAC process is going forward.
However, since Barbara Jordan, an adamant incorporation log-jammer, put this on the Agenda, I see more hurdles in the future for incorporation advocates.
Here is the executive summary from the 2015 PMG report: