Comprehensive Plan

Future Land Use Plan on Agenda for Adoption by Mayor & Commission

The Planning Commission has recommended the adoption of a new Future Land Use Plan by the Athens-Clarke County Mayor and Commission. 

It will be discussed at the Agenda Setting Session on June 19 and considered at a public hearing during the Regular Session on July 3 in City Hall. The full agendas for these meetings is available online as of the Friday before the Tuesday meeting.

Service Delivery Strategy

2018 Comprehensive Plan Update

The Comprehensive Plan was strategically scheduled to commence in cooperation with Envision Athens, a similar study presently underway. Envision Athens takes a broader approach to community and economic development, while the Comprehensive Plan has set criteria that must be addressed in hopes of providing a collective outline for achieving initiatives highlighted in the plan.      

 StakeholdersSteering Committee 
 Citizens of Athens Clarke County Planning Commission
 Mayor & CommissionCounty Commissioner
Envision Athens Steering CommitteeEnvision Athens Co-Chair
 Planning Director
 Economic Development Director
 Housing and Community Development Director