Comprehensive Plan Update
Forsyth County is currently updating the Comprehensive Plan, a document that addresses current and anticipated, future conditions within the county related to population, housing, economic development, natural and cultural resources, land use, community facilities and infrastructure as well as intergovernmental coordination. The purpose of this document is to assess existing conditions and adequately plan for future expansion related to projected growth rates. The community is invited to partake in visioning how this growth can be accommodated over the next twenty years.
Please use the links below to learn more about the update process and how to get involved. If you have specific questions or concerns related to the update, please contact Vanessa Bernstein, Senior Long Range Planner, within the†Department of Planning and Community Development at 678-513-5866.
Project Management Team
The project management team is composed of professional county staff that administers and manages the entire Comprehensive Plan update process.
The steering committee is composed of nine representatives who meet during the Community Agenda process to provide advisement to the project management team.
Community workshops are scheduled from the fall of 2010 through 2011 to receive public input for the Comprehensive Plan update.
Components of the Comprehensive Plan draft are available for review throughout the public participation process.
Questions related to the update process and specific components of the plan are answered in this easy to use format.