Update Process

The CommunCommunity Plan Update Process Opens in new windowity Plan Update process follows the general phases:

  1. Background & Engagement

    • Review existing data such as existing plans and maps
    • Seek community ideas in visioning of plan
  2. Plan Development

    • Use community vision to develop policy and land use alternatives
    • Obtain input on alternatives
  3. Plan & Environmental Impact Report (EIR) Drafting

    • Draft plan with public input
    • Prepare EIR and related technical documents
  4. Review & Adoption

    • Revise plan based on public comment
    • Present plan through review bodies with opportunity for community input
  5. Implementation

    • Determine consistency of development proposal with community vision
    • Seek opportunities for achieving community goals (e.g. funding, programs)