Did you miss the Shaping the Future Summit? You can still participate!

We need your input to help shape the goals and actions that will be included in Portsmouth’s new Comprehensive Plan. The following questions are the same as those asked at the Summit, so please fill out the form to add your own voice to the plan.

Before completing the activities, you can view a video of the presentation given at the Shaping the Future Summit.

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1. Rating Draft Goals

1. Rating Draft Goals

The following goals outline aspirations and intended outcomes for the Portsmouth Comprehensive Plan. The goals are organized around four topics (Thriving, Evolving, Resilient, and Equitable) that align with the vision. Please indicate how strongly you support each goal on a scale from 1 to 5 stars, with 1 star being “no support” and 5 stars being “complete support.” Use the comment area below each topic to suggest clarifications or other thoughts.

THRIVING: We draw from our rich history to promote healthy individuals, local economies, regional collaboration, and vibrant neighborhoods with strong identities.

For each goal, please indicate your level of support from 1 to 5 stars, with 1 star being "no support" and 5 stars being "complete support"

EVOLVING: We embrace the future and respond positively to emerging opportunities to care for the people and places we love by balancing historic preservation with thoughtful reinvestment and redevelopment.

For each goal, please indicate your level of support from 1 to 5 stars, with 1 star being "no support" and 5 stars being "complete support"

RESILIENT: We prepare for long-term prosperity by thoughtfully creating adaptable structures, systems, and practices to prepare for opportunities and to meet challenges.

For each goal, please indicate your level of support from 1 to 5 stars, with 1 star being "no support" and 5 stars being "complete support"

EQUITABLE: We cultivate a vibrant city where equality is evident as we meet the needs of all our citizens in ways that are fair, meaningful, and empowering.

For each goal, please indicate your level of support from 1 to 5 stars, with 1 star being "no support" and 5 stars being "complete support"
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2. What do we need to do to achieve our vision?

2. What do we need to do to achieve our vision?

After reflecting on the goals above, list your ideas below. Think about concrete actions
such as programs, policies or projects.

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