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Frequently Requested Documents & Forms

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Addressing Ordinance

Annual Reports - 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 20112010, 200920082007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989.

Board of Appeals Application & Instructions  - For variances, special exceptions & appeals (available as a fillable pdf form)

Comprehensive Plan - Adopted April 13, 2010 (amended on December 20, 2016)

Comprehensive Rezoning - Learn about the 2011 Comprehensive Rezoning process

Deed Restrictions, Landscape Agreement & Financial Surety - Sample documents

Fee Schedule - The costs associated with obtaining printed versions of various publications

FIDS Conservation Easement - Sample conservation easement for sites containing forested interior dwelling bird species. 

Forest Conservation Regulations  - amended June 17, 2014

Forest Conservation Technical Manual

Forest Retention Areas - A Guide for Property Owners

Green Infrastructure Plan - 3.88 MB, main report from January 2008
Technical Reports from the Green Infrastructure Plan - Ecosystem Services, Green Infrastructure, and Water Quality

Growth Study  - prepared by Sage Policy Group, Inc. for the Office of Economic Development, dated January 2007 

Historic District Fact Sheet

Historic District Nomination Form - Application and Instructions

Land Preservation Parks & Recreation Plan- Adopted in 2011

Lot Consolidation/Reconfiguration Findings of Fact -  Form  for applicants with lot consolidation or reconfiguration projects within or partially within the Critical Area a means to provide information required for findings of fact.  An example is provided here.

Master Water & Sewer Plan - updated October 6, 2017

Rezoning Application & Instructions

Road Improvement Strategic Plan  - 40 MB, dated April 2007, prepared by JMT

Road Widening Dedication & Easement forms  - for minor subdivisions (updated on December 3, 2012)

Soil Survey - 1973 document from NRCS

Submittal Requirements  - Fee schedule, required copies, deadlines, and signage specifications (updated on August 21, 2007)

Subdivision Regulations  - Effective May 1, 2011

Tributary Implementation Plan 

Urban Growth Boundary Plan 

Zoning Ordinance (.pdf) - Effective May 1, 2011 

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