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The Tomorrow Plan: Partnering For a Greener, Greater Des Moines


Date Published: November 2013


This regional plan for sustainable development provides an outlook to 2050 for Greater Des Moines, focusing on the economy, the environment, community vitality, and regional cooperation. Adhering to 10 principles of a Greener Greater Des Moines, the plan lays out a strategy for achieving 4 overarching goals: creating a resilient local economy; improving the region's environmental health and access to the outdoors; furthering the health and well-being of all the region's residents; and increasing regional cooperation and efficiency at all levels.

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  • Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization
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