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It's So Easy Being Green

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In "Follow That Draft" (February 3) I wrote that the city's "green-permit" program requires applicants to go through a complex process whose flowchart takes up an 11-by-17 sheet of paper. In fact, the chart is only for large projects; routine projects involving three or fewer units can typically be approved on a fast track within ten days, following a process that can be diagrammed on a Post-it.

Harold Henderson

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