Comprehensive plan 2040 draft updated

What is a comprehensive plan?

The Comprehensive Plan includes policies, goals and calculations of land use needs for the city based upon growth projections for population, households and employment. The Comprehensive Plan identifies the general areas in the community where commercial, residential, and open space land uses will be allowed and provides plans, objectives and policies indicating how the growth areas will be provided with city services including roads, sewer and water utilities, and parks and open spaces.

Comprehensive plan update

The council has discussed the city comprehensive plan update. This draft is now being sent to other agencies including surrounding local governments, Carver and Hennepin counties, the watershed districts, DNR and state The comprehensive plan is a tool used by the city to make long term goals. 

For more information, please contact the Planning Department at 952.960.7900.