The Comprehensive Plan provides the direction and guidance which enables the City to maintain and enhance those attributes that make the City a desirable place to live, work, learn, and play. The Comprehensive Plan is designed to preserve and enhance the public health, safety, and welfare through the management of growth, provision of adequate public services, and the protection of natural resources.
The Comprehensive Plan includes goals, objectives, and policies for each of the State required elements.
Goals for future development and provision of services
Objectives or benchmarks to meet in attaining our goals
Policies to be implemented to meet the stated benchmarks
Additionally, the elements contain level-of-service standards requiring that development be managed to maintain adopted standards. View Disclaimer of Liability.
The Comprehensive Planning Section ensures compliance with the Comprehensive Plan and makes recommendations on development proposals and changes of zoning that affect the general welfare of the City of New Smyrna Beach.