The Comprehensive Land Use Plan is a compilation of land use policies which serve as a guide for making development decisions. The plan contains land use policies for residential, commercial, industrial, and public utilities. It also includes:
Existing and future land uses
Area plans specify existing land use, planning issues, and development considerations for individual areas.
Directed towards the entire community
Long-term guide for shaping the future of the city
Physical development- why, how, where, and when
Statement of policy to guide the decisions of city leaders