Walkertown Area Plan Update Adopted
The Walkertown Area Plan Update [pdf/6.2mb/59p] has been adopted by the Walkertown Town Council and the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners. The Walkertown Planning Board recommended approval of the plan on February 4, 2014, and the plan was adopted by the Walkertown Town Council on March 27, 2014. The City-County Planning Board recommended approval on April 10, 2014, and the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners adopted the plan on June 9, 2014. The updated plan will guide future land use and public investment decisions in Walkertown and the surrounding area. It includes recommendations for land use, transportation, community facilities, historic preservation, and economic development.
Boundaries of the Planning Area
The Walkertown Planning Area [pdf/450kb/1p] (left) encompasses approximately 12,000 acres, about 40 percent of which is within the town limits. The remainder of the plan area is in the Forsyth County zoning and planning jurisdiction.