Comprehensive Plan

Comprehensive planning is a process that determines community goals and aspirations in terms of community development. The outcome of comprehensive planning is the Comprehensive Plan which dictates public policy in terms of transportation, utilities, land use, recreation, and housing.

A comprehensive Plan is a document which establishes guidelines for future growth and redevelopment of the city. The City of Montrose Comprehensive Plan (updated in 2017) guides development through the year 2040. It is an all-inclusive document. It establishes guidelines to implement the City's vision for the future. It should be used as a policy to guide decisions about the (re)development of the community.