York 2040 - Charting the Course

Draft chapters that are completed have been made available here for citizen access. Chapters included to date are Broadband, Demographic Profile and Projections, Economic Development, Historic Resources, and Transportation. Read them here…. Draft Chapters

March 2, 2023

By Timothy Cross, Deputy Director of Planning & Development Services

A Major Milestone is Reached!

At its March 1 meeting, the York 2040 Committee reviewed the last remaining element of the draft Comprehensive Plan – the Environment element. This marks a major milestone in the process of updating the County’s Comprehensive Plan, but there is still a lot of work to do. The next step is for the Planning staff to revise the various Plan elements based on the feedback it has received and then compile them into a single draft Comprehensive Plan for the Committee’s final review.  Read on...

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A professional research company conducted a public opinion survey to support the development of York County’s Comprehensive Plan. The overall objectives for this study include: Survey Results  Opens in new window

  • Identify key priorities for the Comp Plan
  • Identify the level of resident support for potential Comp Plan initiatives
  • To the extent possible, interpret results according to various demographic factors