Specific Plan Amendment or Adoption

A Specific Plan is a document that includes text, maps, and diagrams that provides a detailed plan for the development of a particular geographic area within the city. 

The plan provides standards and criteria by which development will proceed including location of streets and utilities and standards for the conservation, development, and utilization of natural resources, where applicable.The Specific Plan will also provide a program of implementation measures including items necessary to carry out the plan goals: 

  • Financing measures
  • Programs
  • Public works projects
  • Regulations

The Specific Plan includes a statement of the relationship of the Specific Plan to the city's General Plan.



More Information

For further information or direction as to the materials to be submitted to initiate an amendment, email the Planning Division or call 805-237-3970.