The General Plan update will be carried out in six steps over a 24 months time-frame. The Downtown Specific Plan which will include Code, and Economic Development Strategy will be prepared simultaneously with the General Plan Update.
The General Plan will address eight elements:
The project team consist of a core executive team, an advisory committee and six topical resource committees.
The Executive Team will include project managers from the consulting and City staff team and key leaders from City staff, as appropriate. The key responsibility is to review schedule and budget at monthly status meeting, logistical planning, and the facilitating the process.
The Advisory Committee (AC) will include members from City Council, Planning Commission, and department heads to provide on-going and specific direction throughout the entire project.
Six Focus Groups will support the public process developing policy options for the public to consider and actions to implement the vision. The Focus Groups include members of the consulting team, city staff, civic leaders, and local volunteers with interest or expertise in each team's topic.