Land Use Plan

This Internet version of the Rockingham County Land Use Plan is made available for public information purposes only.  There is no guarantee that this is the most accurate version, and it is not to be used as an official or certified copy of the Land Use Plan in any legal proceeding.  The Land Use Plan may be amended from time to time, and there is a time lag from when an amendment is effective and when this Internet version is amended.  The official copy of the Rockingham County Land Use Plan and maps are available for review at the Rockingham County Department of Planning and Building Inspections office. 


ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

 

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

 

1.0 INTRODUCTION

         1.1 Background

         1.2 Plan Purpose

         1.3 Plan Study Area

         1.4 Plan Organization

 

2.0 EXISTING REGIONAL CONDITIONS

         2.1 Regional Population Growth and Growth Rates

         2.2 Employment and Job Growth

         2.3 Rockingham County Labor Force and Job Growth

         2.4 Rockingham County Commuting

         2.5 Regional Job Growth

         2.6 Regional Unemployment

         2.7 Major Regional Investments

         2.8 Summary of Chapter 2 Key Points

 

3.0 EXISTING ROCKINGHAM COUNTY CONDITIONS

         3.1 Population

         3.2 Housing Construction

         3.3 Existing Land Use

         3.4 Environmental Growth Factors

         3.5 Urban Service Growth Factors

         3.6 Developmental Impacts on Tax Base

         3.7 Current Land Development Regulations

         3.8 Corridor Studies

         3.9 Summary of Chapter 3 Key Points

 

4.0 KEY ISSUES TO BE ADDRESSED

         4.1 Growth Issues Identified in Other Plans

         4.2 Growth Issues Identified Through This Planning Process

         4.3 General Plan Goals

         4.4 Growth Management Continuum

         4.5 Land Use Visioning Analysis

         4.6 Land Use Vision Statement

         4.7 Summary of Chapter 4 Key Points

 

5.0 RECOMMENDATIONS

         5.1 Growth Management Strategies

         5.2 Growth Management Policy Guidelines

         5.3 Land Classification

        

6.0 IMPLEMENTATION

         6.1 Using the Plan

         6.2 Monitoring the Plan

         6.3 Implementing the Plan

 

7.0 APPENDIX

         A1 Joint Work Session Results Summary – February 2006

         A2 Community Meetings Results Summary – April 2006

         A3 Growth Continuum Development Options

         A4 Neo-Traditional Design Principles

         A5 Detailed Land Classification System

         A6 Land Use Plan Meeting Timeline

Map 9: Townships  
   
Map 10: Permits Issued by Township

Map 11: Subdivisions

Map 12: Existing Land Uses

Map 13: Development Constraints    

Map 13A: Natural Heritage and Historic Sites

Map 14: Major Infrastructure    

Map 15: Transportation Classification System

Map 16: Proposed Land Classification     

       
       
       

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