Day 20: Explain Key Documents
Guiding documents are critical to community development yet most people don't know what they are or what they mean so you have to take time to explain it. Below is an example!
The Comprehensive Plan is a document that fundamentally alters how a community looks and feels over the next 10, 20, 30 years. That is what it is supposed to do. It is often crafted by the Urban Planning Department of your local government and can take anywhere from 1 to 3 years to update. Want to learn more, including what questions to ask? Watch this 6 minute video!
Adria is a community development consultant. She loves all things local and when she's not writing online you can find her enjoying the outdoors.