Name of the tool
Public Planning Forum
Who applied the tool in the case?
Choosing the tool and organizing the Planning Forum was a joint initiative of the Municipality and the project team.
Time taken to fully apply the tool
Time taken to fully apply the tool is 1 or 2 months (including: organization and carrying out the discussion, report development and changes in the plan).
Any other interesting information about the tool
The establishment of a consultancy group with representatives from all interested groups (local population, local industry, forestry commission, ski trainers and schools, hotels and restaurants, green parties etc.) and the implementation of PPF at an earliest stage of the plan elaboration is particularly useful in the attempt to defend public interests and to avoid conflicts among different stakeholders and owners.
Case study/ies where tool is in use
Ski centre Comprehensive Development Plan