2024 Update: Planning Commission

The Planning Commission was briefed on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) at a September 12, 2023 open house (view archive video). The Planning Commission Public Hearing on the 2024 Comprehensive Plan Update took place on October 24, 2023 (view archive video). The Planning Commission deliberations took place November 14-15, 2023. Audio and video of the deliberations are available on the Planning Commission Agenda page here Version Options2024 Comprehensive Plan UpdateHeadlineAnnouncements. Please note that all public comments received are part of the public record. Review all public comments to date for the DEIS and/or directly to the Planning Commission here.


To review archived recordings and materials from 2024 Update briefings to the Planning Commission, view the table below. Please note that all public comments received are part of the public record. Review all public comments to date for the DEIS and/or directly to the Planning Commission here.

Background


This webpage contains links to materials and videos of staff briefings presented to the Planning Commission and public hearings. The commission's role is to discuss and make recommendations to the County Council, the legislative body that will consider the Comprehensive Plan Update by December of 2024.

Briefing Materials


Briefing DateElements / SectionsDocumentsVideo of Briefing
March 28, 2023
  • Introduction
  • Population and Employment
  • Economic Development
  • Interjurisdictional Coordination
Introduction

Population and Employment

Economic Development

Interjurisdictional Coordination

Introduction
Population and Employment
Economic Development
Interjurisdictional Coordination




April 25, 2023
  • Land Use
Land Use
May 23, 2023
  • Natural Environment
  • Parks and Recreation

Natural Environment

Parks and Recreation



Natural Environment
Parks and Recreation
June 27, 2023
(Agenda, including Zoom link)
  • Urban Tree Canopy Policies
  • Urban Core Subarea Plan

Urban Tree Canopy Policies

Urban Core Subarea Plan Element



Urban Tree Canopy Policies
Urban Core Subarea Plan Element
July 25, 2023
  • Housing
  • Climate Change
  • Capital Facilities and Utilities

Housing Element

Climate Change and Resiliency Element

Capital Facilities and Utilities Element


Housing
Climate Change
Capital Facilities and Utilities
August 22, 2023
  • Transportation
  • Tribal Coordination
Transportation

Tribal Coordination

Transportation
Tribal Coordination
September 12, 2023Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) and Future Land Use Maps (FLUM)DEIS Presentation
FLUM, Docket and Council-Initiated Amendments Presentation
DEIS Presentation & FLUM, Docket and Council-Initiated Amendments Presentation
September 26, 2023
  • Introduction
  • Population and Employment
  • Economic Development
  • Interjurisdictional Coordination
  • Land Use
  • Natural Environment
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Urban Tree Canopy Policies
  • Urban Core Subarea Plan
  • Housing
  • Climate Change
  • Capital Facilities and Utilities
  • Transportation
  • Tribal Coordination

Planning Commission Memo