Planning refers to how policymakers design, regulate, and manage the built environment.
Policymakers should enact comprehensive planning statutes, regulations, and incentives that promote:
Extreme weather conditions can be devastating to communities, potentially destroying housing, roads, businesses, and institutions.
Policymakers should identify and take steps to mitigate potential natural hazards.
Enhancing livable communities—through projects to improve transportation options, ensure more affordable and accessible housing, and build and maintain amenities such as par
Funding for livable communities projects should be sufficient to:
Policymakers should use funding mechanisms aligned with AARP’s Taxation Principles
Any public-private partnerships must ensure full accountability to the public.
Universal design Features that allow products to be used by peo