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Posted on: November 27, 2020

Mayor and Board of Aldermen to Hold Workshops for 2020 Comprehensive Plan

Review of the draft 2020 Comprehensive Plan will continue in December and January with special workshops with the Mayor and Board of Aldermen. The public is encouraged to join the discussion as the Comprehensive Plan nears its final iteration. 

Workshop Schedule + Topics

  • December 2, 2020  at 3PM 
  • Introduction
  • Land Use
  • Municipal Growth
  • Water Resources
  • December 9, 2020 at 3PM 
  • Transportation
  • Roadway Classification Map
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Parks and Recreation
  • December 16, 2020 at 3PM
  • Community Character
  • Historic Preservation
  • Housing
  • January 13, 2021 at 6PM ** Special time and day **
  • Economic Development
  • Fiscal
  • Land Use Map
  • Implementation

Meetings will be broadcasted on Channel 99 (TV and Online). Public comment will be accepted during these meetings per normal protocol. For more information on viewing and commenting, visit

The Division of Planning launched efforts to draft the 2020 Comprehensive Plan Update. With the 2010 Comprehensive Plan as the foundation, the Division began the process by gathering public input and collecting data to define goals and strategies that will guide the City’s growth and development for the next ten to twenty years. The Plan will establish implementation measures and benchmarks to ensure that the community’s vision is put into action and the goals are being met. More information on the process to date is available at

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