General Plan vs. Specific Plan

General Plan vs. Specific Plan

  General Plans and Specific Plans are adopted by counties and cities to regulate land usage according to the goals and vision of the community   What Is A General Plan? In California, every city and county must adopt a comprehensive or mater plan, known as a General Plan.  The General plan is the foundation for establishing purposes, zoning, and activities allowed on each land parcel to provide compatibility and continuity to an entire region as well as each individual neighborhood.  The General Plan is the blueprint to guide growth and land development in the community for the present and...Read more