Planning & Neighborhoods Team

The Planning and Neighborhoods Team is a division of the Department of Planning and Development is responsible for coordinating all long-range planning activities for the City, including the development and maintenance of the City’s Comprehensive Plan, Forward SGF. The Comprehensive Plan includes a variety of supporting plans, studies, and reports that serve as blueprints to guide the physical development and redevelopment of the city for the next 20-years.  

In addition to long-range planning activities, the Planning and Neighborhoods Division serves as a clearing house for programs and resident support aimed at conservation and revitalization of the city’s neighborhoods. Planning and Neighborhoods also provide staff support to the Neighborhood Advisory Council, Planning and Zoning Commission, and a number of community groups and committees, as well as administration of the Great Neighborhoods Program.