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Master Plan

Master Plan Revision Process - 2006-2007

The Master Plan identifies goals for the future physical development of the city.  The tools listed below represent the primary mechanisms for achieving these goals.  It is essential that in utilizing each tool, the Master Plan be considered.

  • Zoning Ordinance Provisions

  • Subdivision Controls

  • Access Management

  • Land Acquisition for Public Facilities

  • Long-Range Capital Improvements Program

  • Midland Area Growth Area (MUGA)

  • Goals and Policies

  • Plan Implementation

  • Land Use Plan

  • Future Growth and Land Needs

  • Thoroughfare Plan