Community Development/Housing/General Government Committee Briefing – September 15, 2015
The City-County Planning Board held a public hearing on the draft plan on August 13, 2015 and recommended adoption of the plan. Planning staff will brief the Community Development/Housing/General Government Committee of the City Council on Tuesday, September 15, 2015. The meeting will begin at 4:30 p.m. in the Committee Room, Room 239, City Hall, 101 N Main Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101. Citizens will have the opportunity to comment on the draft East-Northeast Area Plan Update [pdf/6.69mb/70p]. The draft plan includes recommendations for land use, transportation, community facilities, historic resources, and design in the planning area.
A plan kickoff meeting was held on March 17, 2015. The plan's Existing Conditions Report [pdf/15mb/31p] was presented at the kickoff meeting, where citizens shared their thoughts, concerns, and suggestions for the area [pdf/500kb/2p]. This plan update will guide future land use and public investment decisions and includes recommendations for transportation, community facilities, housing and community development, design and appearance, historic preservation, and economic development. The current East/Northeast Winston-Salem Area Plan [pdf/5.5mb/104p] was adopted by City Council and the City-County Planning Board in 2008.