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The mission of General Plan 2030 is to guide Tempe in its efforts to enhance a livable and sustainable urban environment that is sensitive to issues which impact the people who live, learn, work and play in Tempe. The focus is on land use maintenance and management, affirming Tempe’s commitment to quality physical development. The primary purpose of the General Plan is to assist the residents, City Council, Boards and Commissions, staff and developers throughout the development process by presenting the city’s formally adopted goals, objectives and development policies through which land use proposals will be measured.


 Table of Contents
 I. Introduction
 A. Intro Statement
 B. Historic Timeline
 C. Regional Context
 D. Demographics & Statistics
 II. GP History, Organization + Process
 A. Purpose, Authorization & Administration
 B. General Plan History
 C. How General Plan Relates to Other Planning Tools
 D. Summary of Public Participation Plan
 E. GP Amendment Process
 F. Document Organization


 III. Land Use, Design + Development
   A. Land Use   
      Existing Land Use Map  Projected Land Use and Residential Density Maps
      Existing Residential Density Map  
  B. Accessibility  
  C. Community Design  
  D. Historic Preservation  Historic Development Map 
        Post WWII Subdivisions Map
  E. Housing   
  F. Neighborhoods  
  G. Redevelopment   
IV. Economics + Growth
  A. Economic Development   Economic Development Map 
  B. Cost of Development    
  C. Growth Areas    Growth Areas Map
V. Conservation
  A. Environment  
  B. Land  
  C. Water  Water Map       
        Stormwater Map
VI. Transportation
  A. Purpose   Transit Streets + Green Streets Map
  B. Pedestrian Network      Pedestrian Network Map
  C. Bikeways  Bikeways Map
  D. Transit       Transit Map
  E. Motorists  
  F. Parking + Access Management  Parking + Access Management Map
  G. Aviation  Aviation Map
VII. Open Space, Recreational + Cultural Amenities
  A. Open Space  Open Space Map
  B. Recreational Amenities  Recreational Amenities Map
  C. Public Art + Cultural Amenities  Public Art Map
     Cultural Amenities Map
VIII. Public Facilities + Services 
  A. Public Buildings  Public Buildings Map
     Public + Charter Schools Map
  B. Public Services   
  C. Human Services  
  D. Public Safety  Public Safety Map
IX. Appendix
  A. Glossary  
  B. Sources Cited  
Last updated: 1/17/2014 2:03:07 PM