Character District Development Phase I

  • Describe existing character
  • Determine districts suitable for a variety of housing types and services (Complete Neighborhoods)
  • Determine districts suitable as habitat, habitat connection and open space (Rural Areas)
  • Identify opportunities for preservation, neighborhood enhancement and implementing community policies

Preliminary Character District Boundaries

County Core

County Core map

Outlying County

Outlying County map

Small District Zoom

Small District Zoom map

If you cannot attend the workshops or have additional thoughts please complete any or all of the Complete Neighborhoods/Rural Area Worksheet (PDF) and/or suggest any changes to the preliminary district boundaries and email your comments. Please reference the above materials and direct any questions to planning staff.

Framework Maps


Common Value (CV) 1 - Ecosystem Stewardship

CV1: County Core

CV1: Town Zoom

CV1: Outlying County

CV1: Outlying County

CV1: Town Zoom

CV1: Town Zoom

CV2 - Managed Growth

CV2: County Core

CV2: County Core

CV2: Outlying County

CV2: Outlying County

CV2: Town Zoom

CV2: Town Zoom

CV3 - Community Character

CV3: County Core

CV3: County Core

CV3: Outlying County

CV3: Outlying County

CV3: Town Zoom

CV3: Town Zoom

Phase I Joint Information Meeting (Town/County Elected Officials)

  • September 13, 2011 (2 p.m.): Character District Joint Information Meeting Number 1