WHY DO WE NEED A COMMUNITY PLAN UPDATE?
1. Population and Demographics are Changing
Accommodating and strengthening the industrial and business opportunities with considerate integration of housing choices will help meet the needs of the community.
2. Protects Our Quality of Life
Planning for future housing and businesses helps avoid the negative consequences of unplanned growth and ensures it will provide community benefits.
3. Financing Necessary Infrastructure
Addresses future infrastructure demand and ensures it meets community needs.
4. Addresses Climate Change
Identifies improvements to safe and accessible travel for bicycles, pedestrians, transit users, and vehicles while reducing impacts on the environment.