Why must we Plan for Future Growth?

Effective planning ensures that future development will occur where, when, and how the community and local government wants. There are several important benefits to the entire community that result fromt he planning process:

  • Quality of life is maintained and improved;
  • There is a clear vision that describes the future of the community;
  • Economic Development is encouraged and supported; and
  • There is more certainty about where development will occur, what it will be like, when it will happen, and how the costs of development will be met.
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