The City is conducting a 5-year update to its 2010-2030 Comprehensive Plan, which includes a full re-write of the City's Downtown Plan (Chapter 14). This effort is being overseen by a Steering Committee which will meet monthly through late fall 2016. A PDF showing the organization and management structure for the planning process is available by clicking HERE
The adopted Five Year updates to the Comprehensive Plan will account for progress made over the past five years, incorporate current data and trends, and introduce new recommendations, as needed. Several major projects in progress will impact the City in general and Downtown specifically, as they will influence future mobility, connectivity to the riverfront, attraction of conventions and visitors and residential density. These include, but are not limited to: a proposed exhibition center, a rehabilitated or new library, the continued redevelopment of numerous riverfront sites, and proposed changes to the parking system. Appleton overall continues to see increasing demand for new housing unit sand a solid commercial and industrial base.
Full element re-writes including revised goals, objectives, strategies, policies, plans/programs is being conducted for the following chapters of the Plan
Partial element updates to include latest available census/demographic information; recently completed projects/
significant changes which have occurred since last plan adoption, as well as reaffirmation and modification as needed
to current objectives and policies are being conducted for the following chapters of the Plan:
05 Housing (Final)
NO UPDATE: The follow elements will not be specifically addressed as part of the 5-year update.