What is comprehensive planning?

Comprehensive planning is the process through which a residents, workers, property owners, students, and other stakeholders identify their vision for the future growth, development, or preservation of their community. Prince George’s County’s comprehensive plan is Plan Prince George’s 2035 (Plan 2035).  

Plan 2035 is further refined at the local level by the County’s 38 area master, sector, and transit district development plans. You can find out more about these plans at the Long-Range Planning Section’s website.

For more information, please call 240-524-8413.

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1. What is comprehensive planning?
2. Whom can I contact regarding planning issues in my area?
3. Can our staff provide planning / design assistance to your city, town, or community?
4. What is the difference between a master plan and a sector plan?
5. How are sector and master plans prepared?
6. What is the Plan Prince George's 2035?
7. What are functional plans?
8. What is a sectional map amendment (SMA)?