The Planning Division of the Office of Strategic Initiatives offers many resources to state, regional and local officials and interested citizens relating to land use.
"In our profession, a plan that everyone dislikes for different reasons is a success. A plan everyone dislikes for the same reason is a failure. And a plan that everyone likes for the same reason is an act of God." Richard Carson, Pacific Northwest planner and writer.
Resources offered by the Planning Division include:
- A-Z Subject Listing
- Plan-link Listserv
- Planning and Zoning Conferences
- Planning Board Frequently Asked Questions
- Planning Publications
- Reports and Information about Municipal Land Use Regulations
- State Development Plan
- Study of Issues Relating to Stormwater
- Study of Land Development and its Regulation
- Zoning Board of Adjustment Frequently Asked Questions