Background Materials — Creating the Plan

Development of Landscapes3 built on the collaborative processes that made Landscapes and Landscapes2 so successful. Opportunities for offering comments, ideas, and concerns were provided throughout the multi-year process in a wide array of options.


Future Generation

Understanding the Issues

Trends and issues facing the county were analyzed using a series of stakeholder groups and public opinion opportunities. A series of background maps were developed to assist analysis.

Constructing the Vision

Trends and issues were compiled, a steering committee was formed to guide development of the plan's vision, goals, and recommendations. Opportunities for public and municipal input continued throughout this phase.

Implementing the Vision

Following adoption, focus will shift to implementing the vision and recommendations through a variety of activities. These efforts will advance achievement of the goals and recommendations and guide municipalities and partners with implementation efforts.

Plan Update Timeline