Comprehensive Plan to be discussed at upcoming joint work session for Planning Commission and Board of Supervisors
Date: July 9, 2009
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Tammy Rosario, JCC Planning
Phone: (757) 253-6685
The James City County Planning Commission has scheduled a joint work session with the Board of Supervisors to discuss Historic Past, Sustainable Future, the draft Comprehensive Plan.
|Tuesday, July 28 - 4 – 6 p.m.|| Overview of the Comprehensive Plan and general discussion
In addition, the Planning Commission has changed the topics for the previously scheduled meeting on July 20th that will be held at 4 p.m. Topics now include Housing, Demographics, Population Needs, Public Facilities, Parks and Recreation, and Community Character. The appendices and Implementation Schedule will be discussed at a future work session.
Meetings are held at the County Government Complex, 101 Mounts Bay Road, in the Building F Work Session Room.
Adoption by the Planning Commission and Board of Supervisors is anticipated at regularly scheduled public hearings this fall. The draft plan and additional materials are available on www.jccplans.org and the work sessions are open to the public.
Meetings will be televised live on JCC TV48 and available on-demand on www.jccegov.com/jcctv48. The joint work session will be rebroadcast Thursdays on Community Channel 46 at 8 a.m., 2 p.m., and 8 p.m. and the Planning Commission work session will be rebroadcast at the same times on Fridays.
The Comprehensive Plan is the County’s master plan for guiding future growth. Reviewed every five years, it is used to evaluate development proposals and guide the decisions of County departments. It covers all aspects of the community, including economic development, population growth, public facilities, parks and recreation, and transportation.