Southwest Winston-Salem Area Plan Update

Adopted 2016

The Southwest Winston-Salem Area Plan Update (PDF) was adopted by the Winston-Salem City Council on August 1, 2016. The City-County Planning Board recommended approval of the plan on May 12, 2016. The plan will guide future area land use and public investment decisions, including recommendations for:

  • Community facilities
  • Design and appearance
  • Economic development
  • Historic preservation
  • Housing and community development
  • Transportation
Southwest Area Plan Update
  1. Planning Area
  2. Recommendations

Planning Area Boundary

The Southwest Winston-Salem Planning Area (PDF) encompasses 2,278 acres and is generally bounded on the north by US 421/Business 40, on the east by Peters Creek Parkway, and on the south and west by Silas Creek Parkway.

The Peters Creek Parkway Corridor Plan Area is also contained within the Southwest Winston-Salem Area, and this plan contains additional recommendations for properties within this area. For more information, see the Peters Creek Parkway Corridor page.

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